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Tribune Publishing stands where Tiger Theatre once was

July 13, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CDT
Left: Tiger Theatre at Fifth Street between Walnut and Ash streets is shown in March 1962. Courtesy of The State Historical Society of Missouri. Right: Tribune Publishing now stands at the former location of Tiger Theatre. Members of Columbia's black community are still concerned that gathering places such as Tiger Theatre or clubs that many of them frequent are disappearing, leaving few places that they consider their own.

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