Flier for the Starlite Drive In Theatre

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Printed by
Starlite Drive In Theatre, American
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (14 x 21.6 cm)
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Place used
Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
1955
Description
A theatre flyer for the Starlite Drive In Theatre in Fort Myers, Florida. The flyer lists advertisements for the movies playing at the theatre. On the front of the flyer is an advertisement for the theatre with a drawing of palm trees and text that reads [ White Patrons Only/ TWO/ SHOWS/NIGHTLY/"MOVIES UNDER THE STAR]. Next to this are advertisements for the movies "The Return of Jack Slade" and "Yellowneck". On the reverse of the flyer are advertisments for the movies "Toward the unknown", "These Wilder Years", "Everything But the Truth", and "Marshals in Disquise".
Topic
African American
Amusements
Film
Segregation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David A. Lowrance
Object number
2011.160.8
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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