Saturday, April 13, 2019

Changeable Signs -- April 13, 2019

Moving Picture World, 22-March-1919
This is an early ad for a movie theater marquee with letters that can be changed.  Unlike later signs, there is also a large image of a star that can be changed.

Moving Picture World, 26-April-1919
Here is ad for a sign made by the Flexilume Sign Company.  Older pictures of theater marquees usually have white letters on a black background, like this one.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Comment moderation is turned on. Your message will appear after it has been reviewed.