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Bijou Was First Motion Picture House in the State - It Has Progressed Rapidly and Is Now Showing Modern Pictures

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Title Bijou Was First Motion Picture House in the State - It Has Progressed Rapidly and Is Now Showing Modern Pictures
Date 12/8/1929
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Wilmington Star
Description Historical article on Bijou, which opened 23 years before. Says that in early days didn't sell tickets - Howard and Wells would take cash at the the door
Notes Notes the locations of other southeastern theaters that were operating when the Bijou was opened
Associated Venues Bijou
Carolina
Royal
Associated Persons Bailey, George W.
Howard, James Fox
Wells, Percy W.
Associated Organizations
Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library