Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Victoria to be Made Beautiful

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Title Victoria to be Made Beautiful
Date 7/22/1917
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Wilmington Dispatch
Description Article reporting that the Howard-Wells Amusement Co. is tearing down shacks on N. Second Street just to the east of the Victoria Theater this week. Notes that the Victoria itself will be thoroughly renovated with a new front and that it probably won't reopen until after end of next season.
Associated Venues Academy of Music
Associated Persons Rehder, Carl
Wells, Percy W.
Associated Organizations Howard-Wells Amusement Company
Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library