Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Briefs - The Hub, Dixie Theatre

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Title Briefs - The Hub, Dixie Theatre
Date 7/18/1911
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Charlotte Daily Observer
Description "The front of the Hub, the negro motion picture emporium on East avenue, is undergoing extensive improvements. The show has recently changed management and the owner is already out with strong competition against his next door neighbor and rival, the Dixie."
Notes First mention of either theater in the Observer.
Associated Venues Dixie Theatre
The Hub
Associated Persons
Associated Organizations
Repository North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill