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M.L. Partin

Date of Birth
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DescriptionWell-known Wilmington citizen who owned the LeGrand theater with W.B. Wells.
Associated Venues
NameRole
LeGrand 129 Market, Wilmington, NC proprietor (1/20/1909*)

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Le Grand Theatre - New Moving Picture House on Market Street - Opens This Evening
    unknown publication - 1/20/1909
    Tags: manager; opening notice; racial policy; seating capacity; separate entrance
  2. Colony is Closed - Theatre Began as the Victoria - No Plans For Old Structure
    Wilmington Star - 10/31/1974
    Tags: actualities; alias; architect; band or orchestra; closing; company; feature film; film title; hotel; manager; name change; renovation; re-opening; seating capacity; sound films; vaudeville