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Marek v. Southern Enterprises, Inc.
Citation:Commission of Appeals of Texas, 1936. 128 Tex. 377, 99 S.W.2d 594.
The Defendant owned and conducted a theater in Dallas called the Palace Theater. Plaintiff was a patron of the theater around midnight on December 31, 1931 for a performance for New Year’s Eve. Some time after midnight, some unidentified persons begun to throw throw firecrackers and torpedoes over and around the auditorium. One of those firecrackers or torpedoes exploded near the Plaintiff’s head causing her to suffer the loss of hearing in one of her ears.
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