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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 16
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , October 9, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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

[Masthead], p. [3]

Bill posters may disrupt theaters, p. [3]

New contract does not meet with favor, p. [3]

Patents film found faulty by exhibitors, p. 4

Film exchanges cut titles to save cost, p. 4

Drastic regulations for moving pictures, p. 4

Moving picture men charged with fraud, p. 4

Hard blow aimed at dishonest exchanges, p. 4

Motion picture news briefly told, p. 4

When was that film released?, p. 5

Agent Doyle placed on the unfair list, p. 6

Manager closes team and trouble results, p. 7

London letter: Viscount actor dies in London infirmary, Martin, Fred p. 8

Stage hands win out in Spokane struggle, p. 9

Maude Fealy obtains a divorce in Denver, p. 9

Revenue agent goes after Ringling Bros., p. 9

The Chicago theatrical colony, Dunroy, Will Reed p. 10

The lid lifters : spasms with pen & ink, Thode, H. F. p. 11

St. Louis is swathed in bunting this week, Webb, Basil p. 12

Players now posing for moving pictures, MacDonald, W. R. p. 12

Constitution and by-laws of the N.I.M.P.A., p. 13

Editorial, p. 14

Some good lively burlesque at the Star and Garter Theater [cartoon], Hendrick, Z. A. p. 15

The Great Patterson Shows [cartoons], Morgan, F. R. pp. 16-17

Live news topics of the week, pp. [18]-21

Skating season now open in full blast, p. 22

"Three Weeks" breaks all records at Bush, p. 22

Hectic shows headed full tilt this way, p. 22

Two wives are after one Brooklyn actor, p. 22

Man, woman, and monk[ey] American headliners, p. 23

Blue Mouse thirsty but can't get beer, p. 24

Bert Davis wins the clown contest, p. 24

Child labor law to be rigidly enforced, p. 25

Rumor that Beck is to enter Oklahoma, p. 25

Routes, p. 26

Vaudeville acts booked in Chicago, p. 26

Wright Huntington scores great big hit, p. 27

Bandmaster Liberati asks aid of police, p. 27

Circus man sues for damages of $10,000, p. 28

Ringlings buy lot; car factory planned, p. 28

Pretty Midway girl is severely beaten, p. 29

Carnival couple in trouble over a bill, p. 29

Chicago men buy big park in Washington, p. 29

Fire wrecks park in a Baltimore suburb, p. 29

Robert Hillard acts while under big bail, p. 30

Chicago notes, pp. 31-32

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