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Sharon Sanders

'Arabian Nights' thrills Cape audiences

Posted Thursday, September 13, 2012, at 12:00 AM


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  • Open air performances were big in those days. I ran across a story about a movie The Missourian sponsored in Pocahontas in 1926.


    Farm agent Keyser (no first name given) said, "It is also noticeable that there are more new automobiles and fewer shabby-looking ones than ever before. A few years ago, it was common to see the small boys, and even some men, dressed in overalls. This year not a child has been seen in overalls. Everybody looks better dressed, not only because they have more money, but because they have a greater pride in themselves."

    -- Posted by ksteinhoff on Thu, Sep 13, 2012, at 12:51 PM