Caption for (above) photo:
reprinted from ajc circa 1964
More than 500 persons turned out to see the first Sunday movie in Decatur in 7 years.
The film was Walt Disney's "So Dear to My Heart." The Decatur City Commission lifted the
ban on Sunday movies more than a week ago, but owner Fred Storey decided to open for
Sunday audiences with the Disney picture. Sunday movies have been prohibited in Decatur
for more than 18 years. For a brief period in 1957 the ban was lifted
The Decatur Theatre Web site for a new found photo.
Note: I am always looking for pictures of The Decatur Theatre.
For anyone new to Decatur, The Decatur Theatre was located on N. McDonough St.
where that parking lot is next to Eddie's Attic.