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A.S. Grist

Date of Birth
Date of Death
Race white
DescriptionManager of the Bailey theater when it opened in 1940
Associated Venues
NameRole
Bailey 16 N. Front Street, Wilmington, NC manager (12/22/1940*)

Newspaper Clippings

  1. New Bailey Theater Opens Here Monday
    Wilmington Morning Star - 12/22/1940
    Tags: air conditioning; company; feature film; film title; manager; music; opening notice; seating capacity; sound films
  2. Newest Type Western Electric Mirrorphonic Sound at Bailey
    Wilmington Morning Star - 12/22/1940
    Tags: company; feature film; film title; manager; sound films
  3. Bailey Theatre Will Open Today
    Wilmington Morning Star - 12/23/1940
    Tags: feature film; film title; opening notice
  4. Bailey Theatre Formally Opened
    Wilmington Morning Star - 12/24/1940
    Tags: band or orchestra; feature film; film title; hours of operation; manager; music; opening notice