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EW SOUTHERN TIME ISSUES VALUABLE DATA [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

EW SOUTHERN TIME ISSUES VALUABLE DATA mpile Complete Information Regarding Theatres , Cities and All Jumps Valuable data for artists playing ; Loew southern and southwestn circuit has just been issued at e headquarters of trie circuit in lanta by E . A .- Schiller , general iresentative , and Terry Turner , blicity manager . In a letter accompanying the mpilation Mr . Schiller invites all tists playing this time to call at i offices upon arrival in Atlanta , icre every assistance will be given make their tour one of genuine ppiness and comfort . . If he is t of the city they will be met by > assistant , Lionel H . Keene . rry Turner and Fred Peters of ? publicity department- will also on hand to extend any possible urtesy . The data is probably the most mplete yet gotten together by y vaudeville circuit . It gives the parture of trains , the railroad and llman fares for each jump , best iy to get to the theatre from the ition , name and location of theae . names of the lo...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
VAUDEVILLE TO HOLD BIG GOLF TOURNAMENT [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

VAUDEVILLE TO HOLD BIG GOLF TOURNAMENT N . V . A . Sponsors Meet—Tropliics Offered by Magnates—Entries Close July 8 •The merry game of golf seems to have gotten a stranglehold on vaudeville . Following the recent successful tournament of the KeithOrpheum golf club , came the 36hole match between Charles Irwin and Boyce Coombe played on the links of Siwanoy country club last Wednesday . The players deposited $ 250 each as an advance wager and it was rumored other amounts had been put up by various men prominent in vaudeville . The match was ostensibly for the individual vaudeville championship . ; At the time of writing this the results were not known but will be given in our next issue . . . Now the N . V . A . enters the arena with an interesting tournament , to be held July 27 , 28 , 29 and 30 . - It will be open to recognized members only , and . entries are to be sent . to •Secretary Henry Chesterfield of the N . V . A . on or before July . 8 .-, Thelocale of-the tourney will be...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
AN IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

AN IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT TO MANAGERS : —If your theatre is to be closed this summer please notify . us at once . Many have already done so but there are a few . who . have not . The object in this is to avoid wasting copies of THE VAUDEVILLE NEWS by mailing them to theatres where artists are not working . If you wish to be continued on the list for an individual copy kindly request same . Also notify us of the date of your re-opening in the Fall . TO ARTISTS : —If you would like to read our paper during your summer vacation drop us a postcard giving your name , vacation address and the approximate date when you will leave . there this . . Fall . Hundreds have already availed themselves-of : this offer . The service is free . TO EVERYONE IN VAUDEVILLE : —While of course there is -not as much activity in vaudeville during the summer as in ; the . . winter , nevertheless we want to make THE VAUDEVILLE NEWS • as interesting through the hot spell as at any other time . Your co-operation...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
CANT KEEP HIM FROM READING VAUDEVILLE NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

CANT KEEP HIM FROM READING VAUDEVILLE NEWS A fellow-artist snapped Brindamour , the handcuff king , on the lawn , where he had been securely shackled in an attempt to prevent him from reading THE VAUDEVILLE NEWS .

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
A TRIBUTE To "TrtE PLAYER * [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

A TRIBUTE To TrtE PLAYER * ( From the collection of Al Fostcll t | 1 You who have danced for us , l Played for us , sung for us . Kept the heart merry And kept the world young for us , Naught do you hear but our clapping A laughter— | Nothing thereafter : H The playhouse is dark , and the players M weary ; a But still there goes ringing ffl The sound of your singing 1 In many a life that was care-worn M dreary . jj All < does not end with the fall of the J | . tain , . .- ¦ i Still do we turn to you , i Gratefully , gladly ; 1 Tenderly , sadly ; 1 Thanking you fondly with voices uii < .- crfgj | Drunk with the foys you have alumina ] before us , The magical charm that your art has t [ o er us ! We , who have been in the spell of j „ power Hour , by sweet hour ; With tears ttiqf sped laughter And smiles that broke sobbing ; Hearts once so sluggish now quickened u throbbing—We , in our gladness , are gratefully rankh you High in our world , and arc thanking JOI-1...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
SUMMER GARDEN AT KEITH'S THEATRE , JERSEY CITY [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

SUMMER GARDEN AT KEITHS THEATRE , JERSEY CITY Artists playing Keith s Jersey City Theatre of late have been loud in their praises of Manager Milne s- efforts to carry out Mr . Albee s Instructions regarding the artists comfort , and chiefly because of the recently opened Summer Garden adjoining the theatre . * . The history of the Summer Garden revolves about Milne s efforts to beautify an unused patch of ground , Immediately adjoining the stage door . Observing how , with the advent of hot weather , many of the acts on the bill were In the habit of bringing chairs outside the stage entrance , where they would sit in their make-up while waiting to go on , Milne got the Idea . First , he had the entire plot sodded , then lattice work was erected . The installation of comfortable chairs and benches followed , next tables were brought out and a good supply of magazines and trade papers were placed about , of course , not forgetting THE VAUDEVILLE NEWS . There was but one detail left un...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
TOPICS OF THE DAY [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

TOPICS OF THE DAY A friend tells us they must hav < a new waiter at his favorite restaurant , because today he found strange thumbprint on his platen Saskatoon ( Can . ) Star . Do you take this woman to b 1 your lawful wedded wife ? I do . Then I pronounce you man an wife . And remember you asked n 1 to do this . . Dont ever blame w & —Boston ( Mass . ) Globe .

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
iUDEVILLE MANAGERS AT ROTARY CONVENTION [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

iUDEVILLE MANAGERS AT ROTARY CONVENTION L audeville was well represented Fthe Annual Convention of the ernational Rotary Clubs , held at antic City last week . Among t 10 , 000 visiting Rotanans and Lj r guests , many persons conbted with the theatrical profesm were present and everyone joyed the biggest week in the tory of this great organization . inagers of B . F . Keiths theatres iyed a prominent part in the celeition , among those active in the remonies being , Harry T . Jor- \ i general manager of the B . F . ith interests in Philadelphia ; Ned stings , manager of the Cincin- [ i house ; Roland Robbins , Washfton ; Roltaire Eggleston , Indianblis , and W . Dayton Wegefarth , racuse . There was plenty oienItainment for the visitors and club ners were numerous . Grace lson , The Rotary Girl , was a fecial feature of the bill at B . F . jith s Theatre on the Garden Pier tl many special parties were given fier honor . The Rotarians surely I whoop things up at the shore tl the conv...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
YOU TELL 'EM [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

YOU TELL EM FROM THE OFFICE BOY : You tell em , Spaghetti ; I haven t got the Noodle . FROM CHARLIE GREAVES : You tell emj Lawyer , it s my Case . You tell . em ,-Pig , its your Pen . You tell em , Ship , it s a good Sale . You tell em ,. Nail , youve got the Head . You : tell em , Building , it s 1 a good Story . FROM FREDDIE GOODROW : You tell em ; Wrigley , Im all Gummed Up . • You tell em , Munsell , I cant Manager . You tell em , Cow , I wont Horn In ; You tell em , Ivy , I Sawyer . FROM CHARLES R . CARSON : You tell . em . Paste , Ill Stick . You tell em . Horse , I m Buggy . You tell em , Grass , Im Green . You tell em , Tom , I m Jerry . You tell em , Whiskey , Ill Chaser . You tell em , Hazel , Im- a rNut . You tell « m , Sunday , I ve been Saved . You tell era , Coffin , I m Grave . You tell em , Soap , Im Clean . You tell em ; . Hilliardi a Fool There Was . . You-tell em ,, , Water , I m all Wet . You tell em , Picture ; I m ^ Framed .

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
THE MORNING'S MAIL [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

THE MORNINGS MAIL Editor , THE . VAUDEVILLE NEWS . Dear Sir : Rumors have reached us that we have been accused of playing an act which was performed by Conroy & Le Maire , namely , The Doctor Shop . So , in justice to ourselves , and for the enlightenment of managers , bookers and the profession in general , allow us to state we are offering an original and up-to-date vehicle entitled The Chiropractor , a comedy-satire oh the chiropractic profession . In our endeavors to adhere to details , we visited a chiropractor in New York , who gave us valuable suggestions which we use in a legitimate form and comedy manner . Above all , let us assure you , that we are reputable performers of experience , and would not \ resort to such despicable methods as pirating other peoples acts . In conclusion , we * , assert that , in order to eliminate any further doubts or controversy on this subject , we , are willing to produce our act for judgment before such competent judges as Mr . E...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
SINGER I T Y [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

SINGER I T Y By HARRY DEVINE ( Devine . & Williams , - your leisure- moments I you ever stop to think , out show business in generalf like the missing link ! all think that we . know-it , . . _ ... I each day we learn more , II we find that we know nothing , d it makes us feel quite sore . e outside public run us down , d think that we re no good , t would like to take our places they thought they only could I let us stick together , boys , id fight the world at large , id all that envious feeling ° »> our minds we must discharge . e can t all be good , still we try lake an honest living ; / anyone has wronged you , I try and be forgiving , r wc all know- the struggle ¦ h one has , as through the world we go d f wed get along together e would give a better show : just make up your mind « vc been knocking long enough , ¦ V you want to be successful , <¦«* out all that stuff . your act is good youll do alright , «««• what they say , ? tlwfs the very r...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
J DUFORBOYSWILLBECITIZENSOFTHEU.S.A. [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

J DUFORBOYSWILLBECITIZENSOFTHEU.S.A. The Du For boys , after eight and one-half years in this country , are so delighted with the present state of vaudeville and so in 1 love with the country in general that upon their return from a European tour in the fall they will become citizens of the United States . This fact is set forth in a letter from Harry Du For to Mr . E . F . Albee , which follows : c ~ - Dear Sir : —We are sailing for Europe on the first of July after . being in this country for eight and one-half years and before sailing , I now want to take a _ few minutes of your valuable time to express to you my feelings regarding the N . V . A . club , which I think is an honor to the profession and a home that the performers of America can justly be proud of . It will be my great happiness to express the same feelings to the fellows I -meet on the other side . I wish to thank you and the other managers for the great consideration and wonderful treatment we , have met with in t...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
N . V . A . SPORTS AND SAYINGS [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

N . V . A . SPORTS AND SAYINGS By Al Grossman Anyone who was fortunate enough to be at the game last Sunday between the N . V . A . and Proctor s Theatre , Newark , really had a treat in the way of a good ball game . It was , of course , won by our boys , 3 to 2 . The attendance was splendid . There was a large crowd on hand long before the game started . This was due to the fact that all the visitors wanted to get a line on the vaudeville stars that particir pated . When the game was called by Umpire . Lyons there were about 600 cheering fans on hand , and I might mention that there was a goodly scattered crowd of Newark s fair sex . Of course we also had our own beauties with us and they all had N . V . A . banners , waving them madly at all times . In the _ first inning when the N . V . A . was 7 at bat , Umpire Lyons introduced each separate player amid . great applause . x A little boy said to Jack Gbbrecht : Say , mister , ; arc these >; all actors ? No , replied Ja...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
WITH THE JUNIOR N . .. V . A . 'S [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

WITH THE JUNIOR N . .. V . A . S This week we present Evelyn Smiles Gilbert , daughter of Mr . and Mrs . Al . Gilbert . This little Miss is a frequent visitor at the club anil you will invariably find her perched up in a comfortable chair surroundeil by pillows and holding court on the mezzanine floor where her dadd ; spends much of his leisure time playing checkers , his favorite indooi sport , at which he has a . batting average around 300 .

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
CONGRATULATIONS ! [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

CONGRATULATIONS ! ( Via Western Union ) Lewiston , Me .,. June 29 . ¦ Editor , VAUDEVILLE NEWS , 1562 Broadway , New York City , N . Y . Beg to announce the arrival of another Junior N . V . A . Mrs . Athos , in New . York , yesterday presented me with an eightpound daughter . Both well . PERCY ATHOS . ( Thomas & Read , Australian Skaters ) .

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

E VA^W*ENE ^S .. voted exclusively to Vaudeville d all those connected with same . BUSHED FRIDAY OF EACH B WEEK , AUACE THEATRE BUILDING 1564 Broadway , New York City = NN CONDON Editor FREE DISTRIBUTION h * News Is distributed free to artJanaaers , theatre employees and others connected with Vaudeville . ui united States and Canada . If find it Impossible to obtain your „ through the theatres , write us we will place your name on a septe mailing list . Artists who do not i cooles available each week In the » tres they play are urged to notify giving name and theatre and date . NO ADVERTISING o advertising of any kind will be epted for publication In The News . THE VAUDEVILLE NEWS s not assume responsibility for inIdual contributions appearing in se columns , nor should statements earing in same necessarily be taken the policy of this paper or Its sponj . Contributions of interest to the ideville world are solicited , but the name and address of the correndent should be appended . T...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
THE MANAGERS' FORUM [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

THE MANAGERS FORUM CUT OUT THE BLUE STUFF By MICHAEL J . DUFFY Manager , Proctors 23 d St . Theatre Vaudeville audiences are people . They are made up of fellows mothers , wives , sweethearts , daughters and the fellows themselves . Let s not insult them . The God-fathers of present day vaudeville took the blush out of that form of entertainment some years ago , but a certain number of acts are trying to put it back in . It is- easy to be funny without being dirty . I hate to see an act so crazy for a laugh , that they--wilfully : destroy a good impression , - by resorting to . methods and material that savor of the obnoxious Men only show , of bygone ¦ days . Let s keep pace with 1920 Vaudeville , and not- be . everlastingly trying •¦ to pullit back to 1880 . •The sawdust floor is gone , so too •is the waiter with his tray of schooners ; so too is the double entendre song , and the smutty gag . But is 1 it ? If you were tolisten to some present day acts , youd begin to doubt it . T...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
EDITORIAL [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

EDITORIAL BE ACCURATE ! Artists are , as a class , inveterate ders . The fact that they read much , added to their constant veling , makes them , perhaps , the t versed people in the world on rent events . But many of them prone to overlook the small ugs , the details , in ~ life , while ing cognizance of the bigger : nts . This has been brought forly to our attention of late by a nber of letters intended for us , : addressed to the most absurd ces . Nearly every day a request lost mail is received at the N . A . club , when at the top of our t mail department appears , in try issue , specific instructions t such requests should be dited only to THE VAUDELLE NEWS , 1562 Broadway , w York City . An artist wrote from Stamford , Conn ; , and . ad- : ssed the letter in care of the ntages theatre , San Francisco , 1 . The theatre-forwarded it to How he ever figured it put it our editorial offices were in n Francisco we are at a-loss to uerstand . Other letters for us ^ e been addressed t...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
VARIETY SHOWS OF THEN AND VAUDEVILLE OF NOW [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

VARIETY SHOWS OF THEN AND VAUDEVILLE OF NOW ( Reprinted from The-Man About Town Column of The Portland ( Me . ) Daily Argus ) THE VAUDEVILLE KKWS which is a weekly publication devoted to the interests of actors , managers and all concerned with the profession , and which is unique among periodicals in that it is distributed gratis and accepts no advertising of any kind , -reaches me occasionally and is very wel-. come . It is to the ¦ ¦ courtesy of Manager Hamilton of the local B . F . Keiths theatre that I am indebted for the pleasure of reading the interesting matter in the News . It is mainly intended . for . circulation among the thousands connected with vaudeville theatres , b jit the critics and other newspaper writers who take an interest in that form of shows are sometimes put on the mailing list . I have followed up vaudeville performances pretty ¦ assiduously since the time they were called variety shows ; before the master mind of B . F . Keith organized the profession in...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
TOPICS OF THE DAY [Newspaper Article] — Vaudeville News — 2 July 1920

TOPICS OF THE DAY Selected by TteJitea ^ Dgsst PRODUCED BY TIMELY FILMS , Inc . Distributed by Pathfi Many of the baseball fans cannot understand why they should have to pay an amusement tax whentheir home team loses . ^ -N . Y . Sun and Herald . Whatever food conditions are . in other parts of Europe England will always have ~ her . Irish \ stew . —Columbia ( S ; C . ) Record . ^ i . . r - - Every day the doughnut seems to be getting closer and closer to the hole . —Youngstown ( O . ) Telegram . Traveling men who wish to leave a call at a hotel desk will be \ required to specify what-States time they are running by . —Philadelphia ( Pa . ) Enquirer . Many unkind things are said of the telephone , but one of its redeeming features is that you cant lend money through it . —Montreal ( Can . ) Herald . Cheer up , old man ! why . don t you drown your sorrow ? _ Shes bigger than I am , and besides , it would be murder ! - —London ( Eng . ) Tit-Bits . ¦ Corporal : I hear they have found C...

Publication Title: Vaudeville News
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
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