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Saturday matinee anyone?

Harry Stilson loved the movies. Richmond theaters took his money several times a week and he faithfully recorded ticket expenses in his journal (Friday, March 5, 1919: “2 movies (rain) .25”) and sometimes the movie title (“Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Lubin”). 909 more words

Stilson

Help Save the Eaton Theatre

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UPDATE: The Eaton Theatre has met their $40,000 goal — ahead of schedule!! Congratulations to the Eaton Theatre!

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I’ve lived in the small town of Charlotte, Michigan for almost four years. 331 more words

Life

In it together

It’s on the road again for me today. I am off to meet one of our funders face-to-face at an event in Brooklyn. I’ll be taking the train, and by the time you read this I’ll probably already be back in Rome, fighting the good fight. 382 more words

Optimism

A vacation, not a marathon

I didn’t always love spending my summer days inside a dark theater. Growing up, I liked to be outside much of the time, and found things to occupy my time in my brightly lit childhood home the rest of the time. 412 more words

Attitude And Perception

Music to our ears

Art and I attended the Buffalo Philharmonic concert at the Stanley last Thursday. We couldn’t pass it up; they were playing some great pieces and it wasn’t everyday that we get to see them perform. 529 more words

Teamwork

Thinking of Rome away from Home

Next week I will be on a working vacation. I suppose every vacation is a little “worky” when you love your job like I do. But this particular vacation is, quite literally, devoted to work. 436 more words

Attitude And Perception