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Circular for the Douglass Theatre advertising Macurio's Indian Vaudeville Company, possibly between 1912 and 1939


author: Douglass Theatre (Macon, Ga.)
extent: [1] p.
summary: Circular for the Douglass Theatre advertising Macurio's Indian Vaudeville Company with Jack Macurio, Sue Ray, Chief White Eagle, and Wild Horse Harry, and the Watts & Willis Stock Company. The flier describes Jack Macurio, a Cherokee Indian, as "King of the Rifle;" Sue Ray, who acts as a human target, as a "daredevil cowgirl;" Chief White Eagle, a Crow Indian, as a "prize dancer;" and Wild Horse Harry as an "old time Indian campaign scout." The flier promises shooting, music, roping, singing, and dancing. The comedic Watts & Willis Stock Company is also described as a vaudeville act. Also promised are a matinee and two night shows.
repository: Middle Georgia Archives
collection: Charles Henry Douglass business records
box: 22
folder: 219
item: 8

subjects:
Macon (Ga.)
Bibb County (Ga.)
Douglass Theatre (Macon, Ga.)
Macurio, Jack
Ray, Sue
White Eagle, Chief
Wild Horse Harry
Watts & Willis Stock Company
Macurio's Indian Vaudeville Company
Vaudeville--Georgia--Macon
Wild west shows--Georgia--Macon
Trick roping--Georgia--Macon
Shooting--Georgia--Macon
Cowgirls--Georgia--Macon
Cowboys--Georgia--Macon
Comedians--Georgia--Macon
Entertainment events--Georgia--Macon
Theaters--Georgia--Macon
Advertising fliers--Georgia--Macon
Advertising--Georgia--Macon
Circulars




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DOUGLASS THEATRE
TODAY AND ALL THE WEEK
SPECIAL ADDED ATTRACTION
Macurio's Indian Vaudeville Company
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In Western Novelty Acts
JACK MACURIO
Cherokee Indian, King of the Rifle

[Note: Photograph of Jack Macurio with two rifles crossed beneath him.] Jack Macurio
king of the rifle~]
SUE RAY
Human Target and Daredevil Cow Girl [Cowgirl]
 
CHIEF WHITE EAGLE
Crow Indian and Prize Dancer
 
WILD HORSE HARRY
Old Time Indian Campaign Scout
-- They Will Present Their Art in Which They Are Famous --
Shooting, Music, Roping, Singing and Dancing.
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WATTS & WILLIS STOCK COMPANY
IN VAUDEVILLE. "The Big Company That Gets the Big Laughs."
Matinee and Two Night Shows.Admission 15 and 25 Cents.