13 October 1939
Piute County News, Page 8
(1940 - 1955)
Facts & Figures
The Whittaker Theater showed movies from about 1940 to 1955.
Earl Whittaker owned movie theaters in Marysvale and Circleville. During World War II, the theaters showed the film “Salute to the Marines” in an effort to raise interest in buying war bonds.
"Chapter 12: The Middle Years", A History of Piute County, by Linda King Newell, Utah State History Suite CD-ROM