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The Liberty Theater – a Saenger project managed under the auspices of Boehringer Amusement Company – was a lavishly designed downtown New Orleans theater intended by its owners to be “the most complete motion picture theater in the South.”  The St. Charles theater was complete with ceiling frescoes completed by Italian artist Guiseppe Rossi, a marble staircase leading to its foyer, and a miniaturized Statue of Liberty adorning its cornice. 
Films known to have screened at the Liberty include:
“Twenty One” starring Bryant Washburn
“Uneasy Money” starring Taylor Holmes 
As of August 1918, a matinee ticket cost ten cents, while evening tickets cost 15, incorporating a one and two cent “war tax” respectively.
- Moving Picture World, 10-28-16
- “Liberty Now Rapidly Nearing Completion,” New Orleans Item, April 17, 1915.
- Times Picayune, 8-1-18, p35