Granada Theater Kansas City

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    Kansas City is lost; I am here!
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    Tony Pastor, the pioneer of vaudeville, played the theater in 1876.... He had been preceded by P.T. Barnum, and an occasional performer such as Professor Simmons, “Great, Weird, Wondrous, and Invincibly Incomprehensible ... Basiliconthamaturgist.”
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    Since the Civil War its six states have produced fewer political ideas, as political ideas run in the Republic, than any average county in Kansas or Nebraska.
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    The city mouse eats bread and cheese;—
    The garden mouse eats what he can;
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    Poor little timid furry man.
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