In 1960, there were 475 drive-in movie theaters in Texas. There were more than 40 in the Dallas-Fort Worth area alone. Texas was actually the greatest state for drive-ins. You could take a drive on, say, Highway 80 from Fort Worth to Abilene and you'd see drive-ins in… pic.twitter.com/dW1yFe2a1H

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