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Auditorium

30 E. College, Asheville, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1915* - unknown
Performance Types movies
Capacity
Racial Policy
Descriptionadmission prices: night- 50 cents-$ 1.50 matinee- 55 cents- $1.00 orchestra.
Notes
Building Notesstreet address (Asheville Telephone Book, 1930, p. 10); shown at 77 Haywood (Asheville City Directory, 1927, p. 915)
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Newspaper Clippings

  1. Majestic - Ad - new policy to only show motion pictures
    Asheville Citizen - 5/2/1915
    Tags: admission price; band or orchestra; concessions; film title; music; vaudeville
  2. Auditorium - "The Birth of a Nation" censorship debate
    Asheville Citizen - 10/2/1915
    Tags: birth of a nation; censorship
  3. Auditorium - Ad - admission price
    Asheville Citizen - 4/15/1926
    Tags: admission price; drugstore; film title; hours of operation
  4. Princess Theatre - Ad - first ad
    Asheville Citizen - 4/15/1926
    Tags: admission price; film title

Periodicals

  1. Howe's Moving Pictures - Messenger Opera House - manager
    New York Dramatic Mirror - 3/10/1906
    Tags: film title; manager; traveling exhibitor
  2. Shepard's Moving Pictures - Messenger Opera House - manager
    New York Dramatic Mirror - 10/27/1906
    Tags: film title; manager; traveling exhibitor