It used to be an occasion to go to the theatre to watch a movie. Couples got dressed up to attend. Each theatre had uniformed ushers that would check your ticket, then lead you to your seating area. The national anthem was played at the start of the evening's presentation.
Always on the lookout for anything old an vintage, I looked up at the buildings along the main street and came to a screeching halt when I spotted the huge Deluxe Restaurant sign overlooking the front of this vintage diner. The street view of the building was covered in green and black vitrolite, a popular glass-like tile material used in 1930's and 1940'