University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
The Arts Collection

Show world


Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 8
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , August 14, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

URL to cite for this work:

Search for word or phrase within this work:   


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

[Masthead], p. [3]

Monster circus to form here, p. [3]

Kansas City Council bars Barnum & Bailey, p. [3]

Shubert shows leased by Western Managers, p. [3]

Brady will present ten brand new plays, p. 4

Who is the best clown in circusdom?, p. 5

Fortune in damages asked by Wallace, p. 5

Monkey bite causes heavy damage suit, p. 5

Billposters banished from Rockaway Beach, p. 5

"The Golden Garter" appears reminiscent, Webb, Basil p. 6

Fads of the year are seen in Follies of the day [cartoons], Morgan, F. R. p. 7

Hicksville star, vol. I, no. 3, Bryan, Harry J. p. [8]

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

"The Lady Buccaneers" produced at Empire, p. 9

New singer offering pleases at Princess, p. 9

Odds and ends picked up in Chicago, p. 10

Theatrical Mechanics select new official, p. 11

Live Chicago notes, p. 11

Editorial, p. 12

Majestic Vaudeville Theater (as seen by the Show World artist), Hendrick, Z. A. p. 13

Theatrical warfare sighted in Des Moines, p. 14

Billboard war waxes warm in Bloomington, p. 14

Young girls abscond and join burlesque, p. 14

Vaudeville warfare declared in South, p. 14

Doomsday at Riverview Exposition, Chicago [photo montage], p. 15

Big spectacle is to return to vaudeville, p. 15

A day at the circus: the great Sells-Floto shows [cartoon], Morgan, F. R. pp. 16-17

Live news topics of the week, pp. 18-19

New winter quarters for Two Bills' Show, p. 20

Nellie Revell: her gabalogue, Revell, Nellie p. 21

Live news topics of the week, p. 22

Moving pictures are the New York rage, p. 23

Truesdale Brothers begin new activities, pp. 23-26

New York personals, p. 27

New corporations, pp. 28-29

Cook may put out circus of his own, pp. 30-32

Go up to Top of Page