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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 15
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , October 2, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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

[Masthead], p. [3]

Pathe and Lubin are greatly dissatisfied, p. [3]

Kindt attaches show for cancellations, p. [3]

London letter: Moving pictures are now rife in London, Martin, Fred p. 4

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

Sullivan & Considine to invade east, p. 6

Ban on cheap dance halls in California, p. 6

Ordinance leveled at the late comers, p. 6

Recent film releases, p. 6

The Dainty Dutchess : pen & ink excitement, Thode, H. F. p. 7

Actors spring old joke and go to jail, p. 8

Minstrel men indulge in "rough-house" play, p. 8

War on Association will not be dropped, p. 9

Ringling Bros. answer the Tammen challenge, p. 10

Firemen to be paid by theater managers, p. 11

Jules Murry resigns from Managers' Ass'n., p. 12

Pelton and Smutzer lose out in Denver, p. 12

Stage hands may strike in Spokane, p. 12

Majestic Theater, Chicago: impressions of the bill Charles the First, Hendrick, Z. A. p. 13

Brief news notes gathered in Chicago, p. 14

Fred Irwin's Gibson Girls in burlesque at Sid J. Euson's Theatre : pen and ink splashes, Thode, H. F. p. 15

Editorial, p. 16

"Novelty" is the word at the American Music Hall, Chicago [cartoon], Morgan, F. R. pp. 17-19

Non-inflammable film does not wear well, p. 20

Moving pictures of Cook shown in east, p. 20

Moving picture news, p. 21

Live news topics of the week, pp. 22-23

Alabama fair will be a banner event, p. 24

Keokuk plans to hold big fall celebration, pp. 24-25

Garrick experiences first minstrel show, p. 26

Agitation for better dressing rooms begun, Moreland, Charles p. 27

Buffalo Bill draws big crowds in Kansas, p. 28

Ringling Brothers sued for damages, p. 28

Mine holds riches for C. Lee Williams, p. 29

Cody praises Cooke; sets rumors to rest, p. 29

Missouri picture men combine at St. Louis, Webb, Basil p. 30

Ricardo writes hot reply to J.E. Irving, pp. 31-32

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