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The ABC Minors Club: A 60’s Experience Part 4: A Place You Could Belong

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The ABC Minors Club: A 60’s Experience Part 4: A Place You Could Belong The Minors Club did give you a membership card when you joined.  You can see (a very old) one on my Facebook page. It assured you of a seat, over non-members, if it turned out there weren’t enough seats to go […]

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The ABC Minors Club: A 60’s Experience – American Cinemas

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The ABC Minors Club: A 60’s Experience – American Cinemas Yes, American cinemas had the better movies on Saturday morning. But ambience?, Unless you were in a pre-1940 theatre, the ambience in a typical American cinemas left much to be desired. In moments of exasperation, one could even say it was just cheesy. Cookie-cutter single-story […]

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The ABC Minors Club: American Saturday Matinees

American Saturday Matinees

The ABC Minors Club: A 60’s Experience Part 2: American Saturday Matinees Last time, we left off with a discussion of the superiority of the snack bars at American kiddie matinees. Giving more points to Team America (note the clean-pressed, antiseptic interior of an American suburban cinema in the featured picture) let me get the […]

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The ABC Minors Club: A 60’s Experience Part 1: Sometimes it’s little things

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The ABC Minors Club: A 60’s Experience Part 1: Sometimes it’s little things Sometimes it’s little things – the details from the distant past, or sometimes even the near past, that you forget about, until someone draws your attention to them – that bring back a time and/or place again. They can take so many […]

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