Downie Indoor 12-12-1924 Scranton Republican

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Downie Indoor 12-12-1924
Scranton Republican - CIRCUS LEADS FOLIS Scranton has a mid - winter...
CIRCUS LEADS FOLIS Scranton has a mid - winter circus, a i if I it's at the Vol! theater, namely, .Andrew Downie's Circus. There's everything but the tent. The lobby lias been transformed Into tho menagerie tent, and even peanut and popcorn venders are busy through the crowds, with tho toy ballon venders waiting until the show is over. Downie's circus is a big one, there being twelve feature acts with the show, together with plenty of clowns 'vith their usual circus stunts. The ' atmosphere of the circus grounds is carried out to the last detail. Kvco the ring master and his whistle arc on rtecli. Probably the biggest hit of the cirrus program yesterday was the horse, 'oloiiel Fred, called "The Horse With toe Human Brain." This wonder ani - niM spalls, does sums in addition, etc. He gives a wonderful program and was greeted with big applause following l, offering. Maximo, "The Cuban Wizard of the POLIS FRIDAY SATURDAY Daily 1:30 Until S P. M at 6:30 and 8:45 Until 11 Saturd. - .r Eve., 5:40 P. M.; Then' Until 11 P. M. COME EARLY 3 8how Daily Admlialon Same THE SURPRISE OF SURPRISES Andrew Downie s CIRCUS A Complete Circus Everything But the Tent Brinf tho Children Thoy Will Laugh and Chuckle and Talk of It Alwayi 12 Big Feature Acts 12 and your Complete Stock of VICTOR and BRUNSWICK RECORDS 305 - p h ii'in n .Slack Wire. - gives notliinff hort nf a sensational pci - foniinnco. Ills tlmiiU ,l,,ncc ..u tl.e wire i"H''""' lioldir.j,'' Us 1'readth most of tiie time (H, s Uirctta Mini liis lincUinK mule, ami riclinp loKa and Idack l"'i - r. :,,iotlicr bis feature. Tim d"B. rid' - U,c mule. Jump over banner.s etc. Tiiis act will ddinht the kiddies. Tlie Kivo KidiiiR I.loyds, sciisrition.'il rnrilan liarehack riders, nic ;1 Kl".n; diil iicrforniiinro. Tlin - e licaullliu lmrses are used in tins li;i; sih - cialily. Si Kltellie, ll little .lap.un - sc, lli'll en a trapeze stands on liis head, undresses, drinks a plass ot water and Is then whirled aliout at n di - V speed. The Zarados tlirlll you with aerial acrobat ies. Miss r.crk'ia Jones, "The Oirl With the Iron .laws." docs GAIETY Now Playing1 Matlnoa Dally DAN KROUSE Frescnts The Moonlight Maids With Billy Hagen and Annn Toebo. Also PRINCESS SALOME Some Dancer ! seme uniism' stunts, nnd Johnny an. I Violet. Owniuiings are clever juRlers. There aiv other I'ealiires galore, 1 1 n to mention the funny antics of the ch.uns, Iheri; licinn ten uf these funny fr llov. - with the circus. And I'cmeiii - l i - iiiertf Is no advance In price for this bin ollcrliiK. Tlie picture speei. - il is Violin," with Zena. Keefe "The Urokni I GAIETY CAST PLEASES Tlie lively character uf tiic .hu'.v heini; Kiven at the Caiety theater all of t li - present week makes its .stroiiR - est npueal. There is somethiiiK iloins eviry minute in tin: - . ciiUrtaiiiinent. The prima clniina of the company Is Miss Diiitifi MoiKim, who for years lias criluvcd the (listiiictimi of being in a class by herself Willi regard to light entertainment melodies. In'in .to the two principal, Anna Toebr and Hilly llaeii, tlie show Includes anionc Its cnlerta.neis. Harry l.rvine. Art Crocks. !eor.'e H. Hall and Kitty Starr.' All of these were . - clccled lis beiiiK of the propel - type to assume, the characters assigned to ll"'m - . ,ii Tiny have been surrounded by n bratite eiiorus nnd most claliorate - and novel' features. There is a number of brilliant costumes wore by both p: in - cipals and the ehoruf. AT THE REGENT THEATER, Tim Call Hid; Kool." a perfection pi. lure slarriiiK Wllllabi l - 'airbanks aiirl I'iva Novak, will tie shown today and Salurda only nt tho Hegent the - 'Tho r.attlintr Vi" lias nil the clinini of a rural life mixed with bit? town muff. Tin: story Alio of a younR' inn ti who lights ihffliiifli tlil'fl - tultics. Alotiu bu lights to Cain the

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  1. The Scranton Republican,
  2. 12 Dec 1924, Fri,
  3. Page 16

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