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Page 14 THE SHOW-DOWN [[box]] BACK STAGE IN PEORIA By William C. Clay [[/box]] Peoria will soon be on the map in the "Theatrical World" it has a great future in Miss Maxine Carter Sells whose family boast of many vocalists talented. Maxine whose voice is the main feature at the Harlem Club guest hour, she has a combination personality and a voice that equal many of our high salaried stars. Eddie Randle and his Blue Devils thrilled a vast number of music lovers when they played for the Masons Convention, it was a gala event with many distinguished visitors attending. Among them were some gorgeous dressed ladies. "Pen" Macky and "Buck" Carter racing for honors as Peoria's ace Crooners, Mr. George Green, man about town is a credit to Peoria. Mr. Henry Jamerson, son of the late Rev. H. W. Jamerson was a guest of the Masonic Dance, Mr. Thomas Glass, Sr., one of the high officers in the Masons of Decatur Ill., was guest of his son Thomas, Jr. "Red" Shelby and Othell Brown are Peoria's sensational golfers for 1936 having established a record that many envy. Derrick Johnson, Trombonist with Harry Cuzes Ork., of Omaha, Neb., is quite a popular man about town. Read next month's issue concerning the winter activities. [[box]] FONDEST COMPLIMENTS To My Professional Friends MRS. R. C. GROPPER MEN's ACCESSORIES HOSIERY and LINGERIE 1617 W. 12th St. Brooklyn, N. Y. Beachview 2-0133 [[/box]] << LISTINGS >> BUFFALO, N. Y. Little Bits Turner - Comedian, 342 Curtis St. Inky Gordon - Tap Dancer, Moon Gloe Club, Michigan Ave. ROCHESTER, N. Y. Edna Miller - Entertainer, 316 Clarissa St. Leenette Seymouy - M. C. and Producer, 290 Court St. Ralph T. Slim - Dance Team, 86 Industrial St. Louella Brown - Songs and Dance, 86 Industrial St. Mable Cooper - Torch Singer, 86 Industrial St. Carrol (Putts) Guinn - M. C. and Producer, 86 Industrial St. Eleanor Allen - Soubrette, 86 Industrial St. Josephine Roundtree - Entertainer, 86 Industrial St. Aleithia Myers - Artistic Numbers Hen-Pie - Horn Tooter, 86 Industrial St. Bill Geder - Piano and Mgr. Geder's Cotton Club Ork, 249 Clarissa St. James Hicks - Drummer Ceder's Cotton Club Ork, 136 1/2 Adams St. Stanley Thomas - Tenor Sax. Geder's Cotton Club Ork, 316 Clarissa St. NEW YORK Baker, Harold - Trumpet, Don Redmond, 79 St. Nicholas Pl., 2-B. Braud, Wellman - Bass, Ubangi Club. Caston, Bobbie - Vocalist . . . Luis Russell's Band, Fields, Gene - Guitar, Silver Dollar, 435 Covent, No. 33. Fields, Reba - Singer and dancer, Capital. Harris, Anna - Singer and dancer, Massapequa. Johnson, Clarence - Piano, Silver Dollar, 135 W. 128 St. Porter, Dick - Vocalist and pianist, W. A. B. C., 124 W. 53rd St. Randall, Helen - Dancer, Small's Paradise, 63 Morningside No 3-N. Smith, Harold - Saxophone, Silver Dollar, 22 St. Nicholas Pl. Smith, Tab - Saxophone, Lucky Waters, Ella Mae - Singer and Dancer, 400 W. 150th No. 54 White, Janet - Singer and dancer, Silver Dollar. Williamson, Ernest - Bass, Silver Dollar. SAINT LOUIS Wilson, Clelia, Big Apple, N. Y. C.: Pianist, Vocalist and Producer. Franklin, Herman - 1st Sax and Clarinet, DeShon's Ork. Bob Marx - Guitarist and Arranger, 4104 Cook. PITTSBURGH Harris, Asa - Director and Vocalist ... Sunset Royal Entertainers. Brady, Jean - Singer, Harlem Casion. PHILLIE AFTER SUNDOWN Continued from page 4. m. c's is now assisting baseballs famous Sand Top behind the bar. While at Roscoe's, it's Gus and Dick Hendricks, sharing the popularity with the latter spot, are Leonard's and Dempsey's, the places where you can always find the visiting performers. The only Ray Moore, we hear, will be with us indefinitely. It's good to see Joe Williams about again, he's still beating the traps at that ofay club. After missing her for a while, we see little Betty Cobbs again headed for the big time. If I have missed you, don't raise a peeve, get in touch with me and I'll have your copy delivered. Darn it, there goes the time. Well folks, look for me each and every month on this same program, and may I take the opportunity to extend Phillie's compliments to SHOW-DOWN on its first anniversary - I THANK YOU [[box]] BEST WISHES FROM APOLLO THEATRE New York City 'America's Leading Colored Theatre' [[image: Greek characters]] JIMMIE MARSHALL, Mgr. [[/box]] [[box]] COMPLIMENTS OF CALVIN DILLARD and his Swing Band ST. LOUIS, MO. [[/box]] [[box]] COMPLIMENTS OF THOMAS JEFFERSON DEMOCRATIC CLUB The Cream of Clubs ST. LOUIS, MO. [[/box]]
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