Alba Theater 1951

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w casanova

Philadelphia, PA

#1 Dec 28, 2010
my grandfather and grand mother worked there my grandmother as a ticket taker my grandfather was am usher and he also put up the postes for the movies that play there
w casanova

Philadelphia, PA

#2 Dec 28, 2010
his name was paul casanova
Mario Calero

Trumbull, CT

#3 Jul 11, 2011
This photograph means a lot to me. The Alba theater is where my parents met in 1946. A year later they got married and moved to 77 Varet St, four blocks away from the theater. The Alba Theater is also where my grandfather and I spent many an afternoon enjoying a good motion picture and the great popcorn.
David Vasquez Calero

Shirley, NY

#4 Apr 20, 2013
Mario Calero wrote:
This photograph means a lot to me. The Alba theater is where my parents met in 1946. A year later they got married and moved to 77 Varet St, four blocks away from the theater. The Alba Theater is also where my grandfather and I spent many an afternoon enjoying a good motion picture and the great popcorn.
Mario, I use to go the Alba every Sat. or to the RainBow on Graham ave. or the Rogers on Broadway and Ellery st. My moms side of the family are the Calero's from Aguadilla Puerto Rico.. We might be related...
Margie Vecchione

Somerset, NJ

#5 Sep 8, 2013
Mario Calero wrote:
This photograph means a lot to me. The Alba theater is where my parents met in 1946. A year later they got married and moved to 77 Varet St, four blocks away from the theater. The Alba Theater is also where my grandfather and I spent many an afternoon enjoying a good motion picture and the great popcorn.
Do you remember the Eicholz family? I think they lived on Varet St. Also, the Frau family lived in that vicinity.

I grew up on Ellery St., between Throop and Sumner Aves. My sister and I spent many Saturdays at the Alba Theater. Two movies, cartoons, popcorn, great memories!

We also went to the Rainbow Theater on Graham Ave. or the Graham Theater. The Rogers was a real dive, even back in the 50's. Only went there when we were desperate!

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