Hattiesburg's Saenger. Hattiesburg American photo

SAENGER THEATRE, HATTIESBURG, MS

Hattiesburg's Saenger. Hattiesburg American photo

via Miami member Dennis Wilhelm.

We saw this and other Saenger Theatres in New Orleans, Mobile,  Biloxi and Pensacola during our 1993 Conclave / Theatre Tour in New Orleans. Time to return to the Big Easy ?

“The Saenger Theater in Hattiesburg opened in 1929 as a movie theater. It was part of a chain of movie theaters that opened throughout the South, including locations in New Orleans, Mobile, Ala., Pensacola, Fla., and Biloxi . . .”

Full story  from the Hattiesburg American here: http://www.hattiesburgamerican.com/article/20120107/NEWS01/201070322

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