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Savoy

211 W. Main, Durham, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 2/15/1922* - 1930*
Performance Types movies
Capacity 600 (1926*)
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Description
Notes
Building Notes
Associated Persons
NameRole
McDaniel, Terry manager (1929*)
Nichols, Don manager (1926*)
Associated Organizations
NameRelationship
Durham Amusement Co. unknown
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Newspaper Clippings

  1. Savoy - Ad - opening notice
    Durham Morning Herald - 2/15/1922
    Tags: admission price; film title; music; opening notice; WWI
  2. Rialto - Ad - opening notice
    Durham Morning Herald - 10/21/1928
    Tags: admission price; band or orchestra; film title; music; opening notice; sound films
  3. Carolina - Ad - opening notice
    Durham Morning Herald - 7/22/1929
    Tags: admission price; hours of operation; opening notice; sound films

City Directories

  1. City Directory of Durham, N.C., 1923.
    unknown publication - 1923