Wednesday, July 22, 2009

WALT DISNEY'S "SO DEAR TO MY HEART"


Decatur, GA. 1964


"SO DEAR TO MY HEART" played at The Decatur Theatre from Dec.10, 1964 to Dec.24, 1964
"Father Goose" started Christmas Day 1964.

Caption for Dec. 64 (top) photo:
Decatur, GA.
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.

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