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Favorite Old Photo: The Rialto

2020-05-21 - Public Square, Columbia, KY - Photo courtesy Larry J. Smith, General Manager, The Big Dawg, FM 99.9 radio.
The Rialto was located in what is now the brick section of the Bank of Columbia. As one faces the bank, the theatre would be to the right in that part of the building. Some more on the Rialto: Old Photo Of Rialto Brings Back Memories For Many.
And for a few more details about that era, click the link from an article by JIM looking back some 80 years ago, "...The select few who had discretionary income -- (twenty-seven cents or one thin dime, depending on one's preference and financial status) could attend the Rialto and see a live stage show, sweet-voiced Sunshine Sue and the Rock Creek Rangers..."

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