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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 5
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , July 24, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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

[Masthead], p. [3]

Vaudeville deal not yet settled, p. [3]

Paint is clothing, says Chicago court, p. [3]

Actors' Fund Bureau gets many contracts, p. 4

C.W. Bennett resigns; sells his holdings, p. 5

Southern Managers adopt new regime, p. 6

Murdock to announce film branches soon, p. 7

How they make railroad contracts [cartoon], Lewis, Stanley p. 8

Barnum & Bailey lose date by storm, p. 8

The Chicago theatrical colony, Dunroy, Will Reed p. 9

Exhibits in the Ringling-Sells-Floto controversy at Denver, pp. 10-11

Nellie Revell: her own gabalogues, Revell, Nellie p. 12

Premiere production seen by St. Louisians, Webb, Basil p. 13

Echos of the three conventions, p. 14

Stage employes may oust New York Local, Goodfellow, Wad E. p. 14

Chicago next year for the Billposters, Dixon, F. B. p. 14

T.M.A.'s defeat move to change old title, Barnes, W. C. p. 14

Majestic Vaudeville : sketches, Hendrick, Z. A. p. 15

Editorial, p. 16

Gilligham elected president of F.S.A., p. 17

Two new playhouses added to local list, p. 17

Gotham is supplied with summer shows, pp. 18-19

Catholic Societies against bad shows, p. 20

Mayme Gardner stock loses its effects, p. 20

Shuberts add houses to growing circuit, p. 21

Brief news notes gathered in Chicago, pp. 22-23

Big shows booked for Chicago houses, p. 23

A producing center? Chicago has answer, p. 24

Ringling to show at Denver despite protests of police, p. 25

Who is the best clown in circusdom?, Wilson, Raleigh p. 26

New booking office opened at Columbus, p. 27

Live news topics of the week, p. 28

Independents line up host of attractions, p. 29

Big problem solved by Wild West man, pp. 30-32

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