Patrick, Warren A. (ed.) / Show world
(October 24, 1908)
Test of Byrne law is to be appealed, p. 5
Lonergan's director accused of larceny, p. 5
Washington managers form organization, p. 5
October 24, 1908. THE SHOW WORLD TEST OF BYRNE LAW LONERGAN'S DIRECTOR IS TO BE APPEALED ACCUSED OF LARCENY Manager Jules F. Bistes After Being Fined Files Demurrer in South- Rollo Loyd Arrested at Instance of Woman Who Says He Fleeced ern Metropolis. Her With Worthless Check. New Oilenns, Oet. 19. is F. Histes, who110 made i test of 'Hr'lawt and was given the option till.0 the or 30 days in jail, his filed in u'gli i Coisel the following de- Ii nit( act contains more than IoIjlot tond is, therefore. in violation q i :11 of the Constitution of 1sS. Sn TEt fite act is an attempt to glat, business nit rade. and in this rcc t is \ilativec of A(t 48 of the oIAlItt 1in of, I s!i and is in attempt to rIeglate the business of conducting a ilacr, wilihl is a private enterpiise,' mul the sjilijiit mattir of said act does ]lot ('licein ile i public health nor pro- mate, the Pulblic morals. ThirTiii the it restrains and pro- lilit.s thie i feedomn of contract and denies lie ilal protection of the law to all ersonis thus depriving certain per- "A, incliing specially the defendant, of Is is iibrt ld property without die liloci'iif liwi that in this respect said t is tii of Article 2 of the Con- s(itition of 1895 and of the fourteenth uinilinnit to tl1i ConstituitiOni of the 1 nlited States, Fourtli--TInt ith said itt is a Penal stiui iii1 is not iiencial and expressly lfiies its ope in to the city of New orlealn, tiii rls itil in the state hasv- il,, o aIn f) 50,000 inlhabit.ants n11o, ;lilengtlis il ' nothe demolsuror, bt li o \id C"r Exthntr tehatto i''ii iiiii tieatical oi' oth-' pe-- isor ' 'iiiil nr HicallsI In eferience to :apt flo i Ian off ilMss legislation. ic Siciii ild thci ini view of the lieal, aft ler whi e Jude Sk(e'fu d fl i 11 se isa iiest case lie would n>ti l egthiicl y i. n itr <dn 1) eeisri Lto prool ut m i, it 1 ;1111 o d r tl.c So o fIiiii Rills of i 's'i'1tiiiii ss'' r'eservsed ii ls~tfl iri Xiitehs. Thec evidence of ip.1o l andi ciflt'. Quinter'i wis A li si s iiiil cil a d Sientenicedi lii toi li I fill, f $1 r1 ce th I irty dlays ici FAMILY THEATER CO. BUILDS; NOT SODINIS. Alinnii'li, Min., Oct. 15. Th10 is 110 ltu I tle rumor that ' it 1ii Il uih s i'r ce tings t te ofts coiir'ler' of Furti'ih stri'ci mid C ntial tvnue, of this city. as pre- viously stted. This theater is being Ill li\ mII i i T a t ofhmd l i1 iiii'. 1 ii 0 kv iii ii ii l iotid ll L ii"as 1 I onnecTionl with the Sodlni Brothiels, \\| Iw f\ e uifer i*v interested iI theat i- als ino is (it. Th theater will I' ,11l"(1Tiw Famlil" mul will open upa abut 1),(. 1, sNiti ll a a ce.d valudeville. A li, Enulk ii 5t, fuu neu\ ianii ger of il,, I ntilenter[0 of this eity Will Ne is- [ I \ filh this lioluse. - Ilil T COUNTY CHAIRMAN PLAYS TO BIG RETURNS. Foria, Ill., oit. Fin. Alix H. shms priioduction of Tle "oint\ C1); irinan h 'is been laying to iiiio:nIll:11 huiness in this Section of '1I tt Th fit"t Uit it is a cicnt- 1,iLn le . no dou t, draws mllaniy peopl to) It sho, ut ll Nathan is also to o uillit io ttin sgilin uch antble iei to hunutlI and product it. Wim. .h tu w tIakecs the title role, t 1 ,1t to i in ind perhl s one th" LI-Itt iiiiliplimicits lie his re i d wais 1iil iIn the foyer of the Iijcsti t'h ol.r F oiia. the other niight. oliu linu' I1m ii i< nt Ca ITidati' lilii 'iii ol iiis iiti 'the Iioliticvl ih, thipJ in to se(' the show, and on ini h, ii i to Ifiend. "GeecI wish ]','(I tih t Imani for i i campaign i tiana- Tie opn plased three nights and lcher" Zin F hii the S. R. 0. sign N'i lliri illmits the s-cme big busi- Fta past dites.-DAVIS. Altoona (Pa.) Notes. IFusii al Alishlr rheiter the past 11t mai5iiii pi iture houses wits also ' i le utl it iifwl s s f iow set ' it "nine calpacit\ !in lt(, S tte Street tli'l ~~ ci esii iiX stiii in fiiii Fii as l tn bi I r.li lis thesih at this O- -1 . ii n alin star to alitli niwas weli ''nlv i hy 1lif lirge cnd- i ii iintThe impayi preseinting io s rlii ii is iiiIIipiisiil ii isileit Catter ni tile 1 \\m ilc , AILe J his niin .Iii'ise of oti, it is traveling thii cli l ddi Ia Hll i Stock company mlt i miini goiod is anl actor. He w'as zhi at thF paIk theater last summir mI Wits also connected with the Mlishlor thiater ,uring the regilir Season. He1 c jie ths company to nta uies leiiic thiS a tfal i ct as Fiusiccess "it, itui later took up juvenile parts. Ilhe i'isiness it lithe Oplucicm theater fio the oenilg week of tile scasoni was ssold e\eu'tItions of the Intigement. tdI is tii attiilnceit was us tIiie in- se ill s iIc'k. it toolss isif siuicess was iss oi li K iff' Fi Ir. Fred Chauni- cey, or tire( chaunlce -Keiffer companly, wer entertained last we'k by Mrii. and MrS. A. C.. Davis, of this cits. Miss Kuifi'r is ' sister of Mir. Harry A. Jan- sin, maigltmn and illusionist, who is i gr iil-n _ct nariage of Mir. and Mris. I':aiss FEail 1. Fini i until recently io- it ted with the h)i'x oftiee at the Mlishler thet i, Iois ineceltil a position -with the PIn a. 1. RF . I ). i ll t his ity - N. S. I" ST'IRIZ OOK W. B. Bird Injured. Carthage Tex., Ot 16. 'V. 13. Biid, a seenic artist from Fort 'iorth, accidentally fell fiom the flies of the Ro0s Opern house today andreceived a very painful scalp wound besides 1bruise, abnut the spine atnd fip), though it is not thought he is fatlls Iti. LUTIA. New Orlens, La., Oct. 16. Ott the charge of obtaining money un- cler false pretenses, Rollo Loyd, a piomi- innt imemnber and stage director of the Lester I oneran com any at the Dau- phitle thater, was arrested it 12:30 o'clock todaty antd tken to the first pri- citli stationl. ati lie gave bond in the sitis of $250 and was released. le iichiige against Loyd was mad by Mirs. T)urothy E. Koch, living at 831 Caoidelet street, who is connected with the Amrican Wireless Telegraph com- Itany, ind recentl einme to New Orleans. Sh claims that LoYd represented himself to be t government inspectoi of wireless telgraph s istems and having obtained let confidence, secured fio' her $27.50 oin a ceck for $200. said to have been worthless. This is alleged to have taken plae during the first week in September. Mr. Loyd declared that ie had never seen 'Xrs. Koocil befor this morning and that 1se was utteIly dumitlfounded when thc' accusation was made against him. M I. Tonergan appealed at the station soon after Loyd's arrest and expressed his belief in the latter's thorougi iiiteg- rity and innocence of the charge against him. "It swould have been no tiouble for Loyd to have obtained this sum from ine, if ie had needed it," Mr. WASHINGTON MANAGERS FORM ORGANIZATION W. H. Rupley Heads Order Which Will Effect Many Changes in Regular Routine. Washington, D. C., Oct. 19. nan; secrtis L. Studdard Taylor, and Thei r is going to be a frosty air iound tatsurer 1ted Gt fBler. After the ,is e-tting '.'ist'"lcts Scriintsr Pislot' staidt: the libbis of XVashington theters th ' do ot intdant tttil attioni. wit1 for those onl the "free lists" wh'lco PIrices cite to 1em'ai tIle sae, and they lle no liht to be there. This because will be ontrollied iniidually b the Ithi tientlical imnaittgers of 'Vushingtonl Ianagers. Iliei are hissei a itumi- go togethr yesterlay and organized her of small things to be tIien up,which "The Assoiition of Theater latutgersof can be acted upon as i body better than t'lington." separately. Th' overcrowded free list is flhe offllcis elected are: President, WV. One, and there are a inber of similar II. Roti-; vice-ireident, Eugene Ker thuins'. MISS ALVA YORK. A dainty English comedienne who stepp ed into immediate popularity with Chicago AudiecisCO. Lonergan said. "He has been with the company since the season opened ant is hold in hifhll esteem by his associates." Loyd is 25 years old and married. He tesides at 1601 Esplande avenue.- LT'l II-M. BAN AGAINST SUNDAY SHOWS IS LIFTED. Mutscatine, ILI., Oct. 15. "Not guilty" was the verdict returned by the jury in the case of the State vs. Chias Salisbury, manager of the Grand Opec ra house, yesterday afternoon. It took the jurors about two minutes to make their decision. 'tle action was brought at the instancei of tice Minis- terial cssociation, who chaiged the de- feidanit with breach of the Sabbath. To- dly the hearing of thce tanager of the Family theater will come up before Judge Howe. Salt Lake City Notes. The pIst week has been the biiner week of the year in amiusement circles in Salt Lake. The sems-'i-annual conference of the 'Mormon church, which bris thousands of people trm the western states, Canada and Mexico; the greit Eisteddfod in the mammth Morman Tabernacle, iunclei the auspices of the asial oriethe md ie thitiethi ing it tadb Stite Ficr re ooff The iossott eed is sxttel libeal in its atttrd tothstats p ics 01 tisemset bence the sins honses weh thsrohged onery tit in theseek, wa. maaerial faees all sore tii Ii tiat tisang tt bd business. inhgs off. Thec StatcFai,v,'hich sclosed last nighst, is said to en t he o laugns everseld it the nisthrin' o the state. Mutn s itcis has eist lead ia otslittios eia t he shos oi the 'TleCsi AJ a iloiec, t'o ar try ing t it Ieow tMhater cisctile Cortintetosts, leisd the frm mosig sicttre iste tois tee ittns waxisiteI frer NoieO the ss ictles to gooc bisiless ite 1ts'is wees, isteighingy nwektown st Altil Ciidii iolt wiiiii seareciitthe Alerts, Gcaftets, has gotie to Nesw York tiiiiitItHil iiisiit1ii Tih' Tetissic (IitsN 3ito() cotisioseshd if Postian Johli1sson, 'Xi i Coiea. '. .J. Ilice aite Iry-ing tout todayv before aagiri.c Will1r3 'X'ittih of thse Orlils'nis. The tmucsic of the act ssas composed by Aor. Cusclsic. :11silhas receiv'eucc' praise fris tiiserii anie listenied to it. ir. ohnsowas formetly eeofkte Msical wiilaikiu mes-lFFs D. JOHNSON. The Show Business. (fly a ss'e w rnewn star.) ii ih I o hus III i I i0 I I F I F i AN AGENT'S DIARY. Iets c/ia erial and Mental Progress in l Season of FortyWeeks. \ile ti als 0F tcs s. \! "dtirtains f6 timses. In bxrs 21 times. 1used elecric sigs 5 tim es. tsetl sd stringe sotn times times. \ft t o stitn Xotmes. tises. ught rine for torms girls 0 i'ttbeer for citcruts girls 138 Pc11 brose 201 times. I lad motery 39 titm ims. sedto irttek 3 tin4tcs. Pisd to dri sk 0 t.es. iiletedt cios n967 ti8is. ImCiI bycstcc mgr times. Sasted other Scomp's 0 ti4tims. ta ie pr'swr meeting 40 times. lulit mioney3 0 timss. Niicetet imsrat -'crk 48 titie es. lb iseci by tiem sansager 2 times. F',led by tise comttpany `240 timses. (i- at finse sh~owXing 240 timess. ie~is hot used 1649 tmes. id excess 23 times. )idl the right things 164 times. I )I the wrong thing 0 times. Hixed the billposter 240 times. irgot to send in expense account aliks. t11arged incidentals 0 times. 1iicie on a pass 0 times. TIold lies, 76,897,423 times. <iashon hand at opening of season Cash on hand at end of season, 81 cents.