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Jump Back in Time 经济大萧条与第二次世界大战  (1929-1945) 
Hippodrome Program, 1917-18 season

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纽约市的竞技场 (Hippodrome) 正式关闭


In 1928, RKO, the motion picture company, purchased the theater. Movie screens took over the stages for audiences who were hungry for this new kind of entertainment. After it closed its doors in 1939, the Hippodrome Theater presented its final spectacle: the building's demolition. The era that made the Hippodrome famous lives on in the American memory. Do you know the names of any other stars from that vaudeville era? Ask a grandparent!
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