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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 9
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , August 21, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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

[Masthead], p. [3]

First guns fired in vaudeville war, p. [3]

Stunning blow aimed at "duping practice", p. 4

The Chicago theatrical colony, Dunroy, Will Reed p. 5

White Rats dedicate handsome club rooms, p. 6

101 Ranch is making big money for owners, p. 6

Star-making is costly, so claims John Cort, p. 6

Nelly Revell: her gabalogue, Revell, Nellie p. 7

Shuberts will build house in South Bend, p. 8

Splendid playhouse promised in St. Louis, p. 8

Bert Williams will go alone this year, p. 8

Hicksville star, Vol. I, no. 4, Bryan, Harry J. p. [9]

Countess Venturini appears in St. Louis, Webb, Basil p. 10

Murdock sees burst of prosperity coming, p. 11

Southern situation is growing strained, p. 11

Editorial, p. 12

Bright spots are many [cartoons], Morgan, F. R. p. 13

Vaudeville artist commits a mad act, p. 14

Poli erecting new house in Bridgeport, p. 14

Ringlings to invade Europe with circus, p. 15

Sensational posters barred in Jersey, pp. 16-17

"Beauty Spot" makes but a placid splash, p. 18

Iowa City fails to get 101 Ranch Show, p. 19

Main denies that he will launch new circus, p. 19

Revenue agent says circuses cheat state, pp. 20-21

Airships will carry circuses in future, p. 22

New York personals, pp. 23-24

Odds and ends picked up in Chicago, p. 25

Live news topics of the week, pp. 26-32

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