SIDE STREETS: Lon Chaney deserves a statue, a park and a huge theater

A small marquee identifies the Lon Chaney Theatre in the City Auditorium. It was purchased by Chaney's biggest fan, Hollywood makeup artist Michael Blake, who donated it in 1991 when the theatre was named in Chaney's honor. Photo by Bill Vogrin - The Gazette
A small marquee identifies the Lon Chaney Theatre in the City Auditorium. It was purchased by Chaney's biggest fan, Hollywood makeup artist Michael Blake, who donated it in 1991 when the theatre was named in Chaney's honor. Photo by Bill Vogrin - The Gazette
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