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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 18
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , October 23, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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

[Masthead], p. [3]

Beck and Morris trying to merge, p. [3]

Judge withholds his opinion in circus war, p. [3]

Huge scandal is rife in big Seattle fair, p. 4

Marvin is to enter the vaudeville field, p. 4

Women would censor Chicago dramatics, p. 4

When was that film released?, p. 5

Picture exhibitors to argue ordinance, p. 6

Independent film releases, p. 6

Doyle's name removed from the unfair list, p. 7

Klaw and Erlanger shutting open door, p. 8

"Open door" manager filling in the gaps, p. 8

Lid clamped down on bold, bad burlesque, p. 8

American Music Hall, Chicago: impressions, Hendrick, Z. A. p. 9

Barnum and Bailey get frost in south, p. 10

Leopard's tail basis for interesting suit, p. 10

Van Diemans suffer a serious accident, p. 10

Angry lion attacks trainer in his cage, p. 10

Norris and Rowe get Gollmar performers, p. 10

Rose Sydell and her famous London Belles : enthusiasm à la pen & ink, Thode, H. F. p. 11

Editorial, pp. [12]-13

London letter: London not expecting an American circus, Martin, Fred p. 14

The Chicago theatrical colony, Dunroy, Will Reed p. 15

The Great Patterson Shows: season of 1909 [photo montage], pp. 16-17

Great excitement at Indiana street fair, p. 18

Death snuffs out a very brilliant light, Stuart, William Jay pp. 19-21

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

Weekly route list, p. 24

Peace hovers over Actors and agents, Moreland, Charles A. pp. 25-26

Mr. Rhoda Royal: the coming circus king : sketches, Morgan, F. R. p. 27

New incorporations, p. 28

Chicago reviews, pp. 29-32

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