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Page 17 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
JULES BERNHEIM presents the ? KRAZYHDS 9 with OEOROE Searo DOUGLAS and SIIVI KERNER Dec . 4—Empire Theatre , North Adams , Maes . Dec . 11—Lumbers Theatre , Utlca , N . Y . After 16 months on the road Dec . 18 th will make there First Appearance In New York Glty on the Loew Gircult under the Personal Direction of JOSERH IS / 1 . BCHENCK
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
Garden company , IK » « returned to vaudeville , opening at the Savoy theater , Fall River , Mass ., this week . They are soon to appear at Hammersteins and thereafter on the Percy Williams Circuit . Willard Francis has joined Young &amp; Friedman , formerly of Rose , Young &amp; Friedman , to do an act in vaudeville with the team name of Francis , Young &amp; Friedman . The Guy Brothers Minstrels will close their Canadian bookings Dec . 22 , and after a three days layoff will open on Christmas Day at Batavia , N . Y . The new home of the Corry , Pa ., Lodge of Elks will be opened in February with a grand carnival and bazaar . Anna Bartling , one of Europes cleverest jugglers , will open on the Sullivan &amp; Considine time Dec . 17 at Louisville , Ky . In the quaint comedy sketch , Apple Blossoms , W . B . Patton , supported by Frank B . Smith and Phyllis Mackay , are touring the Orpheum Circuit . Commencing in January Leon Schlessinger , manager of ...
Page 18 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
Now PlayingW . V . M . A . time . SMALL TIME VAUDEVILLE ACTS Continuous Tim * in Canada Write J. H. ALOZ Canadian Theatres Boohing Agency Orpheum Theatre Building , Montreal , Canada . WHITE PHOTO BOSTON Seal Professional Photos for Professional People . GUS WHITE . Mar . 0 | rp * |||| sa * Monologues , Parodies , XIK I la If t IS etc , of the better ** » ¦ «»¦¦¦¦•« » Mna &gt; written te erder fer vaudeville people . Sore hits . Lowest rates . AUTHOR , 281 S . NINTH ST ., PHILA . MAISON LOUIS 1500 BROADWAY Specialist in Wigs and Toupees Transform ation , ALL THEATRICAL WIGS . Print * room * for Hairdressing and Coloring . WF \ Al WARDA ,-:. ^^^ Bfe Re totntfe siccess * to Neil Burns ^ EiT ^ R ^ 1 ° his quaint character ^ ti ] Em impersonation 1 Jjk THE JERSEY LILLY / gOr ^ F ° * STAGE MAKE-UP • Street Use Mt &amp;&amp; k CHERRYOLA , Grease Rou 9 e » WK MJS ^ MB ForLipSOrCheekS . a perfect blood color XSSBSJ ^^^ The HESS CO ., Mf rs . Stage Make-Up ^ »* i *— ^...
Page 18 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
THE GKtAl LLOlt-n PEER OP ALL VENTRILOQUISTS and . FRANK BYRON , JR . MUCH COPIED I OBIGttJATOa OF WALKING THSOVSX VXNTBrXOftTFIST . | „ THE AUDIENCE . Address . The Player , 1553 Broadway . The Studio , with Stage , Piano and Scenery . The veribest Fhoto-Beprodactions , all sises . CHICAGOS EXCLUSIVE THEATRICAL STUDIO . DEHAVEN PHOTO STUDIO Producing everything in Photography for the profession . 144 SOUTH WABASH AVENUE , CHICAGO , ILL . ( 2 Blocks from the Majestio Theatre ) . SPECIAL ATTENTION is called to our spot-light and fire-light photos . See our enameled lobby , enlargements . Send us your photos for reproductions . Price list mailed . Information cheerfully given . Tne following artists bare doubted their salary since using Gorman acts and material : Pat Ri-illy and Flo Wells— Days of 61 , ** Gordon and Marx In * I-0-TJ , ** Grace Cameron wltll Sis , * Tom and Edith Almond , Schrode and Mulvey , Hulbert and DeLong , Burrows TraWs Co ., Wa . Bonelli , Harry Antrim , Toomer...
Tyrolean Singer Dead [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
Tyrolean Singer Dead CHICAGO , 111 ., Dec . 4 . —Otto Fiechtl , the well-known Tyrolean warbler , who for many years was at the head of the Otto Fiechtl s Tyroleans , died here today after months of illness . His family were playing in the New England States and could not reach home before he passed away . He was known from coast to coast as Big Jovial Otto , he having played all of the large vaudeville houses of the country . He was one of the first to introduce Tyrolean singers in vaudeville . The funeral took place on Dec . 7 from St . Michaels church , Chicago , and was largely attended by professionals . Mrs . Georgietta Finney Mrs . Georgietta Finney died in Pittsburgh , Pa ., last week from heart trouble . She had acted as wardrobe mistress for the Harry Davis Stock Players for five years and often took small parts . She was well liked by all the members of the company and her sudden death came as a shock . The members of the company arranged for her funeral and testified the...
OBITUARIES [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
OBITUARIES PHILADELPHIA , Dec . 11 . —John A . ( Jack ) Stockton , a well-known vaudeville performer , died here yesterday , after a short illness . He was thirty-five years of age , and is survived by his mother and a widow . He was a nephew of Charles A . Loder , the celebrated German comedian . Jack Stockton started on his vaudeville career in 1893 , under the team name of Van &amp; Stockton , knockabout comedians . Afterward he played with his wife under the name of Stockton &amp; Henderson . At that time he was well known in the South as a capable , clever comedian and producer . About seven years ago he was stricken with apoplexy at Barton s theater , Norfolk , Va ., and did not work for a few months . Since that time he had been doing a tramp specialty , playing with different burlesque companies , his last engagement being with Whallen &amp; Martells Merry Burlesquers . He was compelled to give this up about two months ago , and since then had been co...
Page 19 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
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Page 19 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
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STARTLING DRAMA IN REAL LIFE IN A CHICAGO PICTURE THEATER [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
STARTLING DRAMA IN REAL LIFE IN A CHICAGO PICTURE THEATER CHICAGO , Dec 12 . —The patrons of the Lyric theater , a small community moving picture house located at West Madison street and Harlem avenue , were treated to a bit of drama last Thursday night so realistic that none of them cared to applaud . The Lyric is owned and operated by Charles O . Harding , a theatrical agent , with offices at 118 North La Salle street . Mrs . Harding acts in the capacity of ticket agent . She had issued pasteboard to an audience which filled the house to capacity . This audience , congenial and good-humored at first , grew restless as the minutes ticked on and no pictures were thrown on the curtain . For almost half an hour they waited patiently , and then some one , with a catcall , gave the signal for loud protestation on the part of everybody . The single usher employed in the theater vainly tried to pacify them by explaining that the films had not yet arrived , but that Harding was then on his...
CLIMBER SUES PARK [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
CLIMBER SUES PARK BUFFALO , N . Y ., Dec . 11 . —Last week Lionel Legare , who does a spiral ascension act , secured a verdict against the Buffalo &amp; Fort Erie Excursion Co . for $ 31 . 25 . Legare had been engaged during the season of 1910 to do an ascension , in a sealed globe , up a tower . The company contended that the paper of the athlete showed that he went up a tower over eighty feet high while in reality he only went up about thirty feet . It was shown , however , that the actual distance traversed was over 80 feet although the tower was only up in _ the air thirty feet . The verdict was given against the company because they allowed the ascensionist to give one performance without objecting .
DAZIE BACK AGAIN [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
DAZIE BACK AGAIN Mile . Dazie returns to vaudeville Dec . 18 , opening at Baltimore . She will appear in a cycle of dances classique , assisted by Sig . Bonfiglio and a ballet of twelve coryphees , direct from the Winter Garden , New York . Her tour will be a short one in vaudeville , as she is under contract to be the principal feature of a new Review at the Winter Garden , New York , in February .
BUSINESS CHANGES TERMS [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
BUSINESS CHANGES TERMS WASHINGTON , D . C ., Dec . 12 . —It is said that the business at the Western Wheel burlesque houses in this city has recently changed the percentage terms applying , and that the companies now receive 60 per cent , instead of the usual 50 . Similar conditions have caused a similar change at Baltimore .
Page 20 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
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Page 20 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
TO ALL PERFORMERS The New York Writers Association have added AL MACE , the most original comedy -writer im this country , to their long : list , and can use- a fow more A-l writers of comedy , drama , parodies , music , lyric , novelty sketches , etc . To introduce our class of work to artists in all lines we offer the following : Parodies on all up-to-date songs , 85 cents ; acts , for singles , doubles , monologues , trios , four , five , and six in number , 50 cents , both sex or mixed , all characters . Dramatic , Comedy , Novelty , sketches , monologues and songs to order by the most competent original and up-to-data writers in this country . All acts to order carefully copyrighted . Stamp for information . No . 58 EAST 129 th ST . N/ VAr * sl T\ = 2 ED All performers known to me to • write me for engagements for New York and surrounding districts . I am not an agent but can represent you as your manager and book you . Address me—188 East 133 d St ., New York City . AXBINI , T...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Player — 15 December 1911
wonder of the world on retreating from a cold audience could drop a shilling down the crack and hear mechanical buffers thundering sweet applause from the region of the frescoed gods , taking bows as long as his shillings lasted . The amusement writer , William Gray , a former press agent and thoroughly posted man , puts in print this week a small item which will interest American ring folk , being literally true as applied to some tent shows this way . Here it is : Circuses generally travel by road , and all the performers are called upon to help in the erection and dismantling of the show . The Slum Angel , the Hicks-Terriss pro ? duction at the Coliseum this week , shows a London hard luck hole , with children in rags and tags , and Miss Terriss as the high bred lady who gives them an . airing and outing , while a Hicksian eccentric peer so admires her goodness that he marries her . Ere this curtain fall culmination , much comedy is worked in . Oscar Hammerstein s great unknowns ...