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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 7
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , August 7, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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

[Masthead], p. [3]

Henderson buys Murdock interest, p. [3]

Open door slammed shut in the South, p. [3]

Nellie Revell: her gabalogue, Revell, Nellie p. 4

Veteran showman to retire from business, p. 4

Manager Busby talks on theatrical war, p. 4

Squabble in progress for Galesburg house, p. 5

Odds and ends picked up in Chicago, p. 6

Comedy and burlesque open Chicago season, p. 6

The Chicago theatrical colony, Dunroy, Will Reed p. 7

San Souci theater now runs vaudeville, p. 7

Zamora family hurt in a terrific fall, p. 8

Rival circus camps preparing for war, p. 8

Trainer is scalped at show by beast, p. 8

Shuberts will build Minneapolis theater, p. 9

Theater prices are raised in St. Louis, p. 9

Bush Temple appears to be up in the air, p. 9

Denver's Lakeside is western Coney Island, p. 10

Iowa park managers get into a quarrel, p. 10

"The Coney Island of the West": Lakeside, Denver, Colo. [photo montage], p. 11

Editorial, p. 12

Vaudeville at the Majestic : impressions, Hendrick, Z. A. p. 13

More theaters added to Gus Sun's circuit, p. 14

Boat shows join in merry war on river, p. 14

Hicksville star, vol. I, no. 2, Bryan, Harry J. p. [15]

Riverview exposition [cartoon], Morgan, F. R. pp. 16-17

Buffalo Expo. Co. is offered for sale, p. 18

"Billy" opens season of drama in New York, p. 19

Orpheum circuit will not build new house, pp. 20-21

Pennsy exhibitors to get a fair show, p. 22

Amateur playwrights gain Tribune prizes, p. 22

Shuberts will play house in Columbus, p. 23

New Exhibitors' Ass'n formed in New York, pp. 23-25

Where they are, pp. 26-27

Close of Wittig Co. is deeply regretted, p. 28

Buffalo Bill treats the veterans in blue, p. 29

Elephants run wild through city streets, p. 29

Big carnival boomed for Scranton in fall, p. 29

Fireworks display kills a bystander, pp. 29-32

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