Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Wilmington's New Theater, Carolina, To Open October 1

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Title Wilmington's New Theater, Carolina, To Open October 1
Date 7/19/1928
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Wilmington Star
Description "The Victoria theatre, corner of Market and Second streets, has ceased to be and in its place will blossom the 'Carolina' under the personal direction and supervision of George W. Bailey who has made the Royal Eastern North Carolina's finest moving picture theatre."
Notes Although the handwritten date on this clipping reads "7-19-1925," historian Janet Davidson of the Cape Fear Museum of History and Science has pointed out and confirmed by reference to a microfilm version of the paper that the correct year for this article is 1928.
Associated Venues Carolina
Associated Persons Bailey, George W.
Associated Organizations
Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library