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It catches your eye outside the Texas Theater on Jefferson Boulevard, a mosaic sculpture nearly 20 feet tall.
It’s a Native American totem pole, with a hand at the top, an eye that sees all, and inscribed with a Native American prayer “make my hands respect the things you have made”. 155 more words
It was March of 1946: A heady time for the post-war country. Frankie Carle and his Orchestra were on the radio, Winston Churchill made a trip to Fulton Missouri to fret about the Soviet union…and in Dallas the blueprints were finally being put into action in an area of Oak Cliff called Wynnewood. 219 more words
OAK CLIFF (1080 KRLD) — The Texas Theatre has been a staple in Oak Cliff since the 1930s.
“C.R. McHenry, known as ‘Uncle Mack’ to everybody, owned two other theaters on Jefferson, and he had this dream about building a movie palace outside of downtown,” says Mary Katherine McElroy, Texas Theatre operations manager. 481 more words