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Index Abyssinia, 96 Adams, Minnie, 36, 131, 133–37, 205n33, 205n40 Addams, Jane, 45 Ade, George, 91; Pink Marsh, 119–20 Adler, Bernard: The Follies of 1908, 76; The Man From Rome, 81–82; The Merry Widower , 76–80 African Grove Theater (New York), xv Ahead of the Times, 134–35 Alhambra theater, 137 Allen, Irvin, 36 Allen, Thomas J., 74, 197n15 American Federation of Musicians, 51; Chicago Local 10, 34–5, 137; Chicago Local 208, 35, 192n47 Anderson, Alfred, 59, 61–62, 130, 144 Arnold, Charles Pass, 36 Attucks Music Publishing Company (New York), 191n38 audiences, theater, 69; downtown, 28, 92–93; Pekin 46–47, 141–42, 145, 199n5 Avendorph, Julius, 50 Bailey, George, 25, 95, 129, 137, 200n11 Baker, Houston, 186n20 Baker, Ray Stannard, 68–69, 197n4 Baltimore, 185n3, 208n10 Bandanna Land, 74, 77, 96, 108, 110 barber-shop singing, 122, 204n19 Barbour, J. Berni, 25, 191n38 Barth, Fredrik, xx, 186n16 Base Ball Champions, The, 70 Batson, Flora, 45, 193n5 Battle of Manila, The, 137 Beaux Arts Club, 146, 149 Belasco, David, 128, 204n24 Belle of Richmond, The, 128 Bethel A. M. E. Church, 47, 104 Black America, 83 black dialect, 30–31, 33, 91, 119–20, 123 blackface, 103, 120, 145, 192n51, 195n41 Black Patti Troubadours, 50, 116, 145, 157 Black Politician, The, 194n31 Blesh, Rudi, 10, 191n37 Bloom, Ike, 3, 16 Blumenberg, Louis, 34 Bogus Prince of Hayti, The, 47, 133–34 Booker Washington Theater (St. Louis), 145 Brice, Fanny, 117–18, 203nn7–8 Broadway Players, 155–57, 208n9 Brooks, Marion A., 75, 83–84, 86–87, 156; and Chester Amusement Company 93–94, 97 Brooks, Shelton, 81, 116, 200n13; acting style, 74–75, 82, 153, 198n32; “Some of These Days,” 99–100, 104–7, 122, 202n43 Brown, Anita Patti, 144 Brown, Florence, 89 Brown, Pearl, 54, 93, 198n37 Brown, Rose, 202n43 Brown, Tom, 112, 116, 155 Brown, Tull E., 103, 202n36 Brown, William, xiv-xv, 185n5 226 Index Browne, William Y., 86, 198–99n42 Brunswick, Hotel, 114–15 Brute, The, 157 Brymn, James T. (“Tim”), 52–53, 73, 144, 191n38 Burch, Fred, 25, 127 Burleigh, Harry T., 47, 74, 129, 145, 193n13 Burton, Marie, 103–7, 116, 122, 157, 202n43 Bush, Anita, 208n9 Butler, The, 157, 208n16 cafés chantants, 23, 41 Calvert, Peter, 21 Captain Rufus, 58–70, 72, 131; revival, 143–44, 159 Captain Swift, 58, 70, 88, 195n41 Carey, Fred T., 25–27, 190n21 Carib, The, 134, 205nn39–40 Case, Al, 150 Cayton, Horace R., 20–21, 189nn4–5, 12 Census Taker, The, 117–18 Chamales, Tom, 141, 152 Chambermaid, The, 87, 199n50 Chambers, C. Haddon: Captain Swift, 58, 70; The Idler, 87 Chateau Garden, 82, 93, 102, 200n17, 201n35 Chenault, Lawrence, 54–55, 83, 93, 155, 195n35; film career, 157 Chester Amusement Company, 93–94, 98, 101 Chester Theater, 93, 96 Chicago, 138, 147–51, 208n9; Black Belt, 7, 18–20; black leadership, 3, 28–29, 45–46, 133; gambling in, 1–17, 23–24, 187n7; politics , 148–50, 185n3; racial climate, 112–13, 120–21, 185n3; theaters, 76–77, 92–93, 128, 136–37, 207n14 Chicago Amateur Minstrel Club, 50 Chicago Grand Opera Company, 104 Chicago Musical College, 55, 104 chorus, 48, 73, 136, 144, 197n11 Christy, Alberta, 55, 197n17 churches, black, 27 Cincinnati, 71, 94, 137, 139 Clansman, The, 37, 205n34 class structure, 19–22, 189nn5–6, 189n10 Cleveland, 21, 159 Clint, Fannie Hall, 36, 127, 133, 205n36 Clorindy, or the Origins of the Cakewalk, 206n45 Cohan, George M., 120, 144, 204n16 Colburn, Otis, 73–75 Cole, Bob, 37, 51, 65, 115, 194n24, 194n26 Coleman, W. D., 116 Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel, 27–28, 51; Pekin concerts, 47, 193n13, 209n32 Colonial Theater, 76–77, 118, 198n21, 204n16 Colonial Whist Club, 102 Colored Players Corporation (Philadelphia ), 157 Columbia Theater, 71–72, 74, 77, 81 Columbus Theater, 28, 47, 52 Compton, Glover, 30, 191n37 Confusion, 87 Conley, George, 36 Consul the Great, 102–3, 202n35 Cook, Will Marion, 74, 191n37, 206n45; “Lovie Joe,”123–24, 126; at Pekin, 52–53, 194n28 Cook and Waiters, 118, 122 Cooke, Carle Brown, 44, 48 coon song, 50–52 Corker, Sam J., Jr., 101, 156; at Pekin, 109–10, 115–16, 127, 129–31 Corrothers, James D.: The Black Cat Club, 119–20 Country School Farce, A, 118 Creole Jazz Band, 147–48, 207n21 Crosby, Goldie, 116, 118, 203n8 Crosby, Orma, 155, 198n37 Cutting, Charles S., 138–40 dancing, 78–81, 85, 198n27 Darkness and Dawn, 36 Daughters of the American Revolution, 47 Davis, Collin, 48...

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9780252096242
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240
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2014-05-16
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