JEM Theater
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 43° 33.280 W 092° 00.594
15T E 579971 N 4822889
Quick Description: This Vintage Movie Theater is located at 14 Main Anenue North in Harmony, Minnesota.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 7/14/2013 7:17:47 PM
Waymark Code: WMHJ30
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
Views: 1

Long Description:
This building has had many owners and many uses over its long life span. It has been a theater theater since 1940 with short time as a bowling alley and a period when it was vacant. Current theater use dates from 1961. From the Theater web site:

1879 Bruflodt Building - 3rd original business building – built for meat market
1882 J.L. Urheim Drugs
1907 Oliver Halverson – Tinner
1914 Harness Shop – A. Harstad & Son
1915 Harness Shop – Carl Rygg
1916 Barber Shop – Ed Roche
1935 Barber Shop – Eng Sandvik
1940 After a fire on 4/25/40, Rostvold and Sandvik exchanged buildings
1940 Jem Theatre – Milford Rostvold
1943 Rostvold sold the theatre to A.J. Treamann
1943-1947 Bowling Alley
1947-1961 Building Vacant
1961-1986 Jem Theatre Reopened – Bob & Hazel Johnson
1986-1987 Jem Theatre – Franz and Diana Sattler
1986-1988 Jem Theatre – Dale Wright
1987-1992 Jem Theatre – Murrell and Joyce Jacobson
1992-1995 Jem Theatre – Dale and Linda Twite
1995-1999 Jem Theatre – Sheri Ryden and Mark Fishbaugher
1999-2002 Jem Theatre – Roxanne and Bill Johnson
2002- Jem Theatre – Michelle and Paul Haugerud

Year Theater Opened: 1940, again in 1961

Ticket Price (local currency): 5.00 (listed in local currency)

Number of Screen(s): 1

Concessions Available: yes

Web site: [Web Link]

Matinee Price (local currency): Not Listed

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