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Phoenix ticket office near time of opening
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Phoenix ticket office near time of opening

Kenny writes:
'This is Dougie Shearers sister Rene at the cash desk 1955.'


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Picture added on 07 December 2004
Comments:
Rene worked as a telephone/teleprinter operator at Kirkwall Airport before leaving when the Phoenix Cinema was opened. My wife Mary Garriock got her job when she left. Rene showed Mary over the new Phoenix before it was officially opened. We still remember the lovely curtain that opened when the screen was used. It was magical to us all.
Added by Jack Harcus on 28 February 2006
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