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Blanding, Utah

LeRay Alexander, a school teacher and World War II veteran, opened the first commercial movie theater in Blanding on 23 August 1946, despite opposition and competing plans from local leaders.   Dr. Wesley R. Bayles helped fund the $11,000 showhouse.  Over 60 years later, the San Juan Theatre continues bring movies to the county it was named after.

 
 
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Newtuck Theatre
Roosevelt, Utah
 
Status:
Unknown 
Open:
Before 1918  
Closed:
After 1918  
 
The Newtuck Theatre was open about 1918.1


1. Polk's Utah Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1918-1919