1961: High And Wild At The State

High and Wild at the State!

1944: Maria Montez In Ali Baba And The Forty Thieves

If I were a man I would probably say something like "Hubba hubba," or possibly "Hubba hubba hubba," since Maria Montez in Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves probably warranted an extra hubba at the time. Sounds like a fun escapist film. Any of you folks seen it? Next post at noon.

1959: Hercules At The State Theater

Hercules, starring Steve Reeves, was playing at the State in July 1959. As you may be able to tell from all the rippling  muscles in the ad, Reeves was a Mr. Universe and a very famous bodybuilder.