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Laura Seeley graduated from Andover High School. She wrote the children's book titled the Book of Shadowboxes to help children learn the alphabet.
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The Colonial Theater was located on Essex Street. In the 1950's it changed its name to Andover Playhouse and was once the home of the Andover Senior Center.  
  
[http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=518445&t=Magical%20Moonballs&tp=title&l=5&d=0&hc=1&rt=title Magical Moonballs]
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It functioned as a movie theater. Movies could not be shown on Sundays until 1933.
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* "This Author is Andover Grad", ''Andover Townsman'', November 19, 1990, page 44
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* [http://www.lauraseeley.com/ Laura Seeley]
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It was razed for the parking lot behind the Memorial Hall Library in 1985.
  
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[[File:andoverplayhouse.jpg|200px|thumb|left|Andover Playhouse / parking lot behind the Library]]
  
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*[http://andover.mvlc.org/eg/opac/record/487303?query=andover%20century%20of%20change;qtype=keyword;fi%3Asearch_format=;locg=5 Andover: A Century of Change, 1896-1996], by Eleanor Motley Richardson, 974.45 Ric, page 138
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Revision as of 11:54, 18 March 2015

The Colonial Theater was located on Essex Street. In the 1950's it changed its name to Andover Playhouse and was once the home of the Andover Senior Center.

It functioned as a movie theater. Movies could not be shown on Sundays until 1933.

It was razed for the parking lot behind the Memorial Hall Library in 1985.

Andover Playhouse / parking lot behind the Library

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