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Tiger Theatre

109 N Fifth St
Columbia MO 65201

Demolished 1986
Record #11010  
 Opened: 1954
 Closed: 1961
 Demolished: 1986
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 Also Known As: Frances, University, Princess Palm Art, Olde Un

Information for this tour was contributed by Darren Snow.

This cinema was called the Tiger in the mid-1950s, the Princess Palm Art in the early 1960s, and the University Theatre and Book Store in the early 1970s. Since it was by now pretty much your run-of-the-mill smut shack, it's not hard to imagine that the University of Missouri pressured the theatre into choosing a different name. Curiously, it became the Olde Un. It moved to 101 E. Walnut in 1986, and the old venue was demolished.



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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 4/11/2014.

 
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