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BEN BEYER'S BOY [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

BEN BEYERS BOY Ben Beyer has been mighty proud and jubilant since Dec . 5 , as a new bicycle rider came to New York on that date , in the shape of a bouncing baby boy , of which Ben is the proud papa . Ben says he expects to teach the kid new stunts on the bicycle before he is ableto talk .

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
NOT A SINGLE MAN [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

NOT A SINGLE MAN CIIICACO , Dec . 18 . —George Bussc , brother of Fred . A . Busse , former Mayor of Chicago , has always been looked upon as a single man , by his friends and acquaintances of this city . They were all surprised last week when they heard that he had entered suit for divorce against his wife Daisy Williams Busse . Investigation proved that he had married the lady while she was playing with The Tenderfoot company , but that they had separated shortly after the ceremony . No information as to what company the lady is -at present playing with could be secured .

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
SUNDAY CONTRACTS ILLEGAL [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

SUNDAY CONTRACTS ILLEGAL MILWAUKEE , Wis ., Dec . 13 . —Judge Halsey , of the Circuit Court , has just handed down a decision which is of vast import to all vaudeville people . Robert Warwick , leading man for the Sherman Brown stock company , sued for three weeks salary , claiming that his contract called for ten weeks work and he only was allowed to play seven . Mr . Brown admitted that the contract had been signed and had not been lived up to , but claimed that inasmuch as the contract called for Sunday performances it was illegal and the actor had no redress . The judge sustained this contention and the actor lost his suit . Under this decision if an actor signs a contract in which it is specified that Sunday performances are part of the agreement then the contract is not worth the paper it is written on .

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 72 Advertisements [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911
Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 72 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

HHH | | Hello ! Hello ! Hello ! _^ HR _ rT ** ¦ 3 l __ nB _ GJ __ i ^^ S _ l _ n __ 9 ________ - ___ - _ - — - __ - — ---------- — -- — - — - • -- — BPj ^^ fc ^ S THE ALWAYS BUSY-BODIES | Hin ui HK ^ Ijp FRED AND LITTLE TOM ^ U» YOUNGS wL BROOKS fffSS ^ Oh ! That Quadrille CHAS . TERRIS & CO . In his own Playlet , THE PREACHER AND THE MAN . Direction , JO PAIGE SMITH . MERRY XMAS PRANK Q . DOYLE Chicago s Leading Independent Vaudeville Agent

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 73 Advertisements [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911
Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 73 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

HOLMES , WELLS - FIHLAV U / lshes All J \ JW & rry Christmas and f \ Happy New Year Featuring , Will Rossiter s MAMMYS SHUFFLIN DANCE A . E . MEYERS , Our Fixer HARRY DEAVES & CO . Present their DRAMATIC MAIM IK I IMS PLAYING U . B . O . Direction JO PAIGE SMITH H^ Fil ^ f \ __ - _ - T__ - _ i m l Trii I _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ l s _^_^_^_^_ r *^_^_ PIB ! r T _^_^_^_ I _^ _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ F & ^_^_ l ^^_ v & _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ H I ¦ * HM _ M _ M- _ - _ - _ - _ M __ B __ H __ - _ H-H _ -- _ --H __ - _ H _ -M _ B _ - ^ JYUrry Christmas -FROMHAPPY JACK6 AR 0 NER £ CO . Booked for a Return Engagement over the Sullivan & Considine Circuit

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
® i ^ : ~~® 1 "Canned " -A Vaudeville Christmas Story s [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

® i ^ : ~~® 1 Canned -A Vaudeville Christmas Story s S By BOB WATT @ @| __ ¦ l © ^&&^^^ i &^^^^ £ t ^&&&&&&&&&&&&&* * _ t * _ $ * - »@@@®&®@ • f TTT is more than likely that I I you never heard of Billy i B Josher , for it would be a T * sin and a shame to use I the right name of that in- • dividual , now that his troublef some times are over . And yet ! it is onh a few years since • Billy was a well-known characi ter in the vaudeville world , fa- ! vorably known to managers , a • sure-f . re laugh getter , and beT loved by his associates in vaudei ville as one of the best fellows f on earth . f Billy never received any lessons from a correspondence I school to start him on his sucl cessful career in vaudeville , and i in fact , if he had desired to ref ceive lessons from such a pla...

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
THE RAMSEY GIRLS & LESLIE [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

THE RAMSEY GIRLS & LESLIE Leslie is the peachy little tot who is depicted in the upper corner of the picture . She it biding her time impatiently until she , too , shall be a real actress . The Ramsey girls or , • popular vaudeville pair who present a delightful musical act mth unvarying success .

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 75 Advertisements [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911
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Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 75 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

PAULINE MOHANA IVIerry Xmas arid a Happy New Year U . B . O . and Orpheum Circuit till 1913 Management , Pat Casey « fc Jenle Jacobs MOLLIE WILLIAMS Wishes all ber friends a JMerry Christmas and HFJappy JVew Yar Hr ^ 7 . * I ¦ . ^ jj , * v ^ ^ v * vi _ a |^__|_^^^ S _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ H _* L ~ J - _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ H _ i -vi » Ji i ft ¦ w _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ H _^_^_^__ - < ^ a _? f *> fc -V . S __^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^ E J *? SS * »«¦ £ ° ^_^_ l __!_ i ? ^^ il _^_^_^_^_ r ^__^^^ ) i- ^ S | ^_ l __ S : 4 ss _ j _ B _ Bfe - - ; • ¦ •? ^ & ^__ B _ i _^ l _ HHPK ••¦ S ^ V ^ BM _ B _____ HHW __ * -, lBB ^ BBBE ^* j , ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ wWt BMBJBWIM HBB ^ B ^ B ^ HB I ps ~ ^^^ ^^_^_ H _ M ^^ S 1 SS _ 7 ^ H __^_^_ Hra & £ - , - - ^^^ B ^ psSg ^^^ p ^ _ H _^^^^^ H | ^^^^^^^^^^^¦ UA / _^__^__^__^__^__^__ l ^ _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ l __ l / _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ H * __^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ 1 _ B _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_ H - _^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_^_* _^_^_^_^_^...

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
CHICAGO COMMENT [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

CHICAGO COMMENT Player Office By C . P . McDONALD 28-32 North 5 th Ave . FLEMING GOES TO FRISCO .- Jack Fleming has gone to San Francisco , out California way , for the purpose of appearing in musical stock at the American theater . This theater , incidentally , at one time was the Sullivan & Considine house . SINGERS ON HODKINS TIME . —The Lyric Quartet opened on the Hodkins Circuit last week , appearing at the Fifth Avenue theater in Nashville , Tenn . TAKING LIFE EASY . —William Calhoun is sojourning in our graft ridden little village , doing nothing , absolutely nothing at all , a vocation which he is content to follow until the Happy Christmases and Merry New Years are things of the past . Which makes us rather envious , we being working persons . BUSY ON LEVEY TIME . —Clifford & Parlova have played twenty-two weeks for Bert Levey , confining their efforts to coast cities , but last week opened on the same time in Colorado . Finishing this engagement , t...

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 76 Advertisements [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911
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Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 76 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

HOTEL GRANT AND LEONARD HICKS Cor . Madison and Dearborn St .. Oil If * Af _ f _ Proprietor ana Manager In the . h «> art of Chicago UHlwHUV GEO . F . ROBERTS , Asst . mgr .

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 77 Advertisements [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911
Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 77 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

THE SUCCESSOR TO BIL-L-Y-We predict it will be just as great a sensation . Read the first verse and chorus , and see if you can guess the last line , which is the title of the song . . 1 ST VERSE . CHORUS . The boy I m soon to marry is the one I ve wished for Her beau always takes her to operas , Ever since I was a girl ; Mine—picture shows ; The boy my pal is soon to marry she has fished for , Her beau buys her diamonds and seal skins , Her poor head is in a whirl . . Mine—just plain clothes ; Mine s a simple boy so fair , . Her beau is an heir to a million , Her s a multi-millionaire ; Mine—poor and good ; But wealth is not the only . thing I care to live for ; Do you think that I would change with her ? Give me love thats on the square . You can bet your life—I would . We have a male version of this song . Get it while it is new . Be one of the first to use a real-regular-natural hit . It is positively another Billy . When we say positively , we mean positively . Still another fr...

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
ICHICAGlTcOMMENT [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

ICHICAGlTcOMMENT ( Continued from page 78 . ) NIXON SERIOUSLY ILL . — Owing to serious illness , the nature of which is not revealed , Hugh Nixon , of Nixon & Hayes , has been compelled to cancel all engagements . He has been under the constant care of a physician since Dec . 4 , but late reports are to the effect that he now is out of all danger . NOW IN CHICAGO . —Young & Phelps returned to Chicago last week and made their initial appearance at the Imperial theater , where they were well received . George & Stella Watson arrived in Chicago last week , coming from Erie , Pa . SHOW NEW ACT . —The Three Waynes , on Dec . 14 , showed a new act at the Monarch theater . It contains the elements of popularity . SOON GOING EAST . —Charles D . Weber , now playing in our fair city , contemplates an early voyage eastward , on what mission Mr . Weber does not divulge . HAS REAL ACT . —Heloise Sheppard at last has found an act which is entirely to her liking...

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 79 Advertisements [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911
Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 79 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

IOHN T.-JESSIE POWERS En Route DARLINGS OF PARIS , cH & rSfrTiV-oR Merry Xmae and Prosperous New fear «PRITZKO W* ND BLANOHARD — - __ _ - _ rtL N r m , ni CMTCnTAIMCnC FAREWELL SWEET MARIE ( Duett . ) ENTIRE ACT IN ONE iNUVLiL t _ i > I L-K AIlN t _ K ^ PAPS BABY ( Novelty . ) IN LAUGHING SONG ( Comic . ) PLAYING UNITED TIME A ^ J ? , ^?* 11 A MIXED AFFAIR ( Novelty . ) AREAL HOLLAND NOVELTY ssTUiTfll nun 0 UAND Permanent Address : III ^ m Ik Iw l _ r Vw «»» _ » YOU ARE MY LAND 1553 BROADWAY the r 0 p § a na Holland Scene mn m DYKES AND MUS s 0 GRAND = N. Y. (IT .= JET AND BRAM FROM VOLENDAM ST ™ American Debut Direct From the London Coliseum ODIUM SARFiTHAL-RTROUPE Of TYROLEAN SERENADERS The Only Genuine ArtistJ Ever Seen Here , Presenting a Native Scene Entitled AN ALPINE VILLAGE , Swiss Dance * . Quaint Social Arts and Pastimes GREAT SUCCESS :: SULLIVAN « fe CONSIDINE CIRCUIT GREAT SUCCESS H Merry Christmas and H Happy New tear to Hll . Yours very truly , W...

Publication Title: Player
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
The Development of Swimming as an Amusement Attraction [Newspaper Article] — Player — 22 December 1911

The Development of Swimming as an Amusement Attraction By PETER S . McNALLY , Boston Correspondent , of The Player . Til ERE has been a widespread interest of late in swimming attractions . Within the past year a number of experts in natatorial work , men and women , have sprung into public prominence and water acts have been specially featured , not only in the leading vaudeville houses , but in the motion picture houses , as well . Water acts have not been uncommon in the varieties for more than thirty years , but it remained for Annette Kellerman to create a big general interest in this form of attraction , and since her advent to the stage four years ago when she opened at Keiths theater , Boston , many swimming and diving acts have come to life and light . I believe , if memory serves me right , that the first swimming act to attract real attention in this country on the stage was that of Harry Guerre , who came over from London and performed an under water act in a crystal tan...

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