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Retired Drive-In projector comes home to Dayton

DAYTON–Remember the Dayton Drive-In?

Many fondly do, and one of them is Dan Mortimore, former projectionist at the Dayton Drive-In, who has lovingly kept and maintained one of the two 35-mm projectors that screened hundreds of movies over the years for the residents of this area.

When the long-time Touchet Valley center of summertime entertainment closed in 1984–because the screen blew down in a w...