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Paris Theatre

121 E. Main, Durham, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 10/8/1913* - unknown
Performance Types movies
Capacity 400 (1926*)
Racial Policy
Description
Notes
Building Notes
Associated Persons
NameRole
Craver, Sam W. manager
Associated Organizations
NameRelationship
Durham Amusement Co. unknown
Publix Saenger Theatres of N.C. unknown
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Newspaper Clippings

  1. Paris Theatre - Ad - opening notice
    Durham Morning Herald - 10/8/1913
    Tags: admission price; film title; manager; music; opening notice; pianist
  2. Bijou Theater - Ad - minstrel show
    Durham Morning Herald - 12/28/1913
    Tags: admission price; drugstore; minstrel shows; music
  3. Paris Theatre - Ad - opening notice
    Durham Morning Herald - 3/27/1920
    Tags: film title; opening notice
  4. Carolina - Ad - opening notice
    Durham Morning Herald - 7/22/1929
    Tags: admission price; hours of operation; opening notice; sound films