|Artifact Type||Mainstream Media, Sources|
|Publication||New York Times|
|Place||New York, NY|
|Publication Date||August 30, 1927|
Headline: “Chicago Exhibitors Close 350 Movie Theatres: Fight With Union Hits 400,000 Patrons”
Special to the New York Times.
CHICAGO, Aug. 29. — Every motion picture and vaudeville theatre in the Chicago district belonging to the Chicago Exhibitors’ Association was ordered closed at 6 P.M. today in what both sides declare will be a war to the finish between the association and the Chicago Motion Picture Operators’ Union.
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|Archive||New York Times|
|Read In Context||http://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1927/08/30/96666617.html?pageNumber=1|
|Citation||“Chicago Exhibitors Close 350 Movie Theatres: Fight With Union Hits 400,000 Patrons,” New York Times, August 30, 1927.|