GRAND 330-332 Beale
       The Grand

The GRAND is listed at 330-332 Beale in the Memphis Directories 1918 - 1928

...and again in 1932-33 at 332 Beale.




Next door to the GRAND was the METROPOLITAN which became the VENUS...and then the NEW GRAND.  Two buildings away was The PALACE.

This rare photo depicts a parade for W. C. Handy along Beale Street during the dedication of Handy Park in 1931.  It's rather remarkable because it shows 3 Beale Theatres - The Palace at 324 Beale, The Grand at 330-32 Beale, and the New Grand-(Metropolitan-Venus at 336 Beale.  The Grand and New Grand were demolished around 1940  to build the New Daisy Theatre.    >


Palace - Grand - New Grand



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