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Going to the Show

Buster Brown and 'Tige' Entertains - Athens - promotion

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Title Buster Brown and 'Tige' Entertains - Athens - promotion
Date 12/15/1911
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication New Bern Weekly Journal
Description Article reports on promotional event for Athens Theater. Two costumed people dressed up as Buster Brown and 'Tige' went for a joy ride around town then performed at Athens Theater for an hour to a crowd of children. Entertainment included "jokes, songs and moving pictures"
Associated Venues Athens
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Repository North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill