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Midland Theatre Kansas City
January 26, 1940: The 9 AM premier of Gone With the Wind at the Midland in downtown Kansas City caused “a magnificent traffic jam.”
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.