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French Village Drive-In Marquee Recovered

by Michael R. Allen The marquee in place on March 6, 2005. The landmark enameled metal marquee at the French Village Drive-In was installed in 1945 and was manufactured by C. Bendsen Company of Decatur, Illinois. After appearing as an … Continue reading

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