Nov. 3, 2013
Local Philanthropist and Possible Witch Makes Offer on Downtown Theater
Mother of three and former nurse turned philanthropist Candice “Candy” Scrimshaw has proposed purchasing the once glorious downtown Mission Theater for an undisclosed sum. Owners Bradley and Michael Mission are keen on the idea but want assurance that Scrimshaw will keep the doors of the town’s only cinema open.
“We fully support the arts of Atlanta,” said Mrs. Scrimshaw from the terrace of her hillside manor. “If my husband were alive today, he would say the same, and I suppose I should have said ‘I’ instead of ‘we.’”