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Patrick, Warren A., Editor
Show world
Vol. 5, No. 24
Chicago, Illinois: Show World Pub. Co. , December 4, 1909
32 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm

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

[Masthead], p. [3]

Big circuits to desert Shuberts?, p. [3]

London letter: Students riot when "Dr." Bodie is absent, Martin, Fred p. 4

Peter S. Clark's Runaway Girls : pen & ink antics, Thode, H. F. p. 5

Working for better shows at the fairs, p. 6

Preacher stirs a big rumpus in St. Louis, Webb, Basil p. 7

Rialto is enlivened by much spicy gossip, p. 7

Smash-up of lighting plant closes houses, p. 7

Albany is fighting for an open Sunday, p. 7

Vaudeville is feeding the legitimate field, p. 8

"The Fortune Hunter" is to play Olympic, p. 8

"St. Elmo" is produced after much trouble, p. 8

Stout quits agency to enter vaudeville, p. 8

Majestic Theatre Chicago, vaudeville : sketched for the Show World, DeBeck, Will p. 9

Shubert shows close and actors are idle, p. 10

Lady manager takes pity on a burglar, p. 10

Henry Miller calls new theater names, p. 10

Bush Temple closes down with big bang, p. 10

The Columbia Burlesquers : cartooningly cooked, Morgan, F. R. p. 11

Combined synopsis and criticism of films recently released, pp. 12-13

Editorial, p. 14

When was that film released?, p. 15

Live news notes picked up in Chicago, p. 16

Lakeside, the White City, Denver, Colo. : "the Coney Island of the west" [photo montage], p. 17

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

Routes, pp. 20-21

Moving picture news briefly told, pp. 22-24

Some impressions of the vaudeville bill at the American Music Hall, Hendrick, Z. A. p. 25

Baboon attqacks his trainer in Portland, p. 26

James J. Brady to promote for Whitney, p. 26

Independent film releases, pp. 27-29

"The Air King" proves nothing but a jack, pp. 30-32

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