"No Question About What Charninsky Was Playing:
"If any one had walked up to the box office of the Rialto Theatre, Dallas, Texas, and asked what was playing, the cashier would undoubtedly have need a doctor.
"For it can be easily seen by this attractive front that MGM's 'Calling Dr. Kildare' was the attraction at Manager Louis Charninsky's show place. Notice the short subjects also received a play on the marquee."
Calling Dr. Kildare
Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two volumes chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society. Final volume published in September 2014.
He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.
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