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........................Hagerstown
                Maryland , Washington Street , 1940's
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    The Academy Theatre, to the best of my knowledge, is the building in the middle of the block, with the two flags raised. A recent check of the area found the building no longer stands. 






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One of several long time movie house for Hagerstown was the Academy Theatre, also seen listed as the Academy of Music- listed in 1914 seating 900, on the ground floor. The theater is listed from the 1920's to the early 1950's, and seated between 600 and 1180 people.The Telephone Directory for January 1958  does not have a listing for the theatre, indicating it had closed by then. The theatre was also known as the Warner's Academy, and seated about 600 people.

References :
Film Daily Yearbook - 1943 ( 1180 seats - Warner Brother's Circuit )
Film Daily Yearbook - 1950 ( 1143 seats )

Other Hagerstown Theatres :
 
Colonial - 14 South Potomac
Henry's - 19 South Potomac
Palace - ( listed in 1928 , seating 500 )- AKA Henry's

...............................Hagerstown
              Maryland, Washington Street 1920's
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