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Roxy Theatre/Queen West Murder

WARNING! THIS POST CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT.

457376_403710459658390_589737077_oThe original Roxy Theatre was situated at 75 Queen street West opposite the current New City Hall.

414296_403720792990690_754951779_o 413109_403721089657327_715344278_o 469752_403721709657265_934635918_oOn March 3, 1935 Abraham Appleby was murdered in the theatre and the crime remains unsolved.

456541_403722136323889_760398506_oAbraham Appleby.

The Roxy would evolve over time to become the Broadway Theatre which was demolished in 1965.

bayqueen2Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 11.57.58 AMThe same spot today.

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