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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 3, No. 25
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , December 12, 1908
24 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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[Title page], pp. [1]-2

[Masthead], p. [3]

Fiske is expelled by Association, p. [3]

Erlanger-Liebler misunderstanding, p. [3]

Pantage will open office in Chicago, p. [3]

Gates is silent on circus proposition, p. [3]

Shubert, Stair and Havlin in new deal, p. [3]

The Devil may be finally exorcised, p. 4

Games of graft, p. 4

Floods in Southwest cause heavy losses, p. 4

Empire Wheel loses suit to Columbia, p. 5

Michigan managers offer twenty weeks, p. 5

Keith gets lease of Cleveland Hip [Hippodrome], p. 5

Various vagaries of vaudeville vogue, p. 5

Big vaudeville acts Hippodrome policy, p. 6

Morris may build Cleveland house, p. 6

"Reilly and Woods" show comes to grief, p. 6

Middle West much better than East, p. 7

Cort would control Salt Lake business, p. 7

Mary Shaw piqued, may quit Revelation, p. 7

Miss Manhattan is flayed to a frazzle, p. 7

Beifeld adds two new houses to list, p. 8

Kalem sends picture outfit to Florida, p. 8

Managers and actors test the Sunday law, p. 8

Plays and persons in paragraph, p. 9

Maud Alice Kelley and her loquacity, p. 9

Many shows close while others open, p. 10

Vaudeville at the Majestic Theater, Chicago (as seen through the cartoonist's spectacles), Hendrick, Z. A. p. 11

Editorial, p. 12

Things told in Chicago town, p. 13

Association films, p. 14

Independent films, p. 15

Show not a circus when a wild west, p. 16

Circus and carnival, pp. 16-17

Moving picture news, p. 18

Late Chicago notes, p. 18

Yorks [Rork's] reasons for wanting high prices, p. 18

Fair and Exposition managers meet, p. 18

Attractions now in Windy City, p. 19

Roller rinks, pp. 20-21

Tom North's gossip, North, Tom pp. 22-24

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