Richmond sees new movie houses open in 1942 to entertain the growing wartime population

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The V Theatre in Point Richmond.

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The Studio Theatre (“Always 2 big features”) on Macdonald Avenue.

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Advertisement for the gala opening of the Times Theatre on Macdonald between 23rd and 24th. All three cinemas were opened by Robert L. Lippert, an Alameda native who later gained noteriety as a film producer.

Chris Treadway