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MAJESTIC CIGAR STORE. The 1913 Dubuque and Dubuque County Directory through the 1923 Dubuque City Directory stated that this business was located at 401 Main. In 1925 the business, located in the MAJESTIC THEATRE building, was called the New Majestic Cigar Store." In addition to cigars, the store handled advanced tickets for shows appearing at NUTWOOD PARK like one for Lincoln BEACHEY on July 20-21, 1912.

In 1929 the partnership of Sam Young and E. F. Cosgrove was dissolved with Cosgrove continuing the business under the same name at the same location. (1)



1. "Notice of Dissolution of Partnership," Telegraph-Herald and Times-Journal, January 24, 1929 p. 17