Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Articles Stolen From Theatre - Colonial Theater

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Title Articles Stolen From Theatre - Colonial Theater
Date 11/9/1914
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Salisbury Evening Post
Description "Mose Green, a young negro who stole a pistol, a flashlight and several other articles from the Colonial theatre Saturday night, was given a hearing in the county court this morning and convicted and sentenced to six months on the chain gang…"
Notes This article provides possible evidence that Colonial had black patrons
Associated Venues Colonial Theatre
Associated Persons
Associated Organizations
Repository North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill