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U-Ark Theatre


2016 Photo from the Adam Martin collection
647 W Dickson St
Fayetteville AR

Closed
Record #17749  
 Opened: January 15, 1941
 Closed: Yes (date unknown)
 Current Use: Apartments
 Demolished:
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Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: Malco Theatres

The January 15, 1941 edition of the Northwest Arkansas Times featured a number of articles about the theatre's grand opening. The large portion of one page was dedicated to explaining the theatre's seemingly intricate policy as follows:

"There will be two picture changes a week...that is Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday...then Thursday, Friday, Saturday...these two pictures will be especially selected to appeal to the University crowd, and will be shown at a 26c admission with the Defense tax 3c and Sales tax 1c, the Ozark on Saturday, will be band night - or at 2:30 and 9:00 p.m. - the picture which opens at Total 30c. on SUNDAY, matinee rought to the Uark and shown at the Ozark admission price. The Ozark being closed that day. On Monday, then this picture returns for further showing at the Ozark. Sincerely, W.F. Sonneman, Director."

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June 2016 photos from the Adam Martin collection.


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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 6/18/2016.

 
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