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Victoria Opens Labor Day -

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Title Victoria Opens Labor Day -
Date 8/30/1914
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Wilmington Star
Description "Handsome Vaudeville House Will Inaugurate Season on Holiday - Improvements" Article announcing opening of Victoria Theater for fall season 1914 on Labor Day. Says theater has been closed for a month for "burnishing up for the opening" L.A. Peck to be manager again. Solky still owns the theater. Article suggests that theater closed for the month of August (perhaps due to heat). Orchestra conducted by Prof. Brown.
Associated Venues Victoria
Associated Persons Peck, L.A.
Solky, Jacob M.
Associated Organizations Keith Vaudeville Circuit
Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library