Describe Bell Theatre here

open from 1903-1912, site of Lionel J Wilson office building.

designed by Walter J Mathews

will rogers performed there

some links for whoever wants to work on this:

http://cinematreasures.org/theaters/21674

http://books.google.com/books?id=bYI_eT_EVOEC&pg=PA22&lpg=PA22&dq=bell+theatre+oakland&source=bl&ots=ukUx7oKubh&sig=G6xSz5o2hl_LmorQNOHQOFzgMiw&hl=en&sa=X&ei=nC6YUdTXGI3aigK-v4DoCw&ved=0CEoQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=bell%20theatre%20oakland&f=false

http://books.google.com/books?id=fV83-1F8-bkC&pg=PA453&lpg=PA453&dq=%22bell+theatre%22+oakland&source=bl&ots=UQ041Hc_qD&sig=O8KgAGWVuIKJv1GIette-Ev9QX0&hl=en&sa=X&ei=Vy-YUc3vL8SujALkh4GICg&ved=0CF0Q6AEwCQ#v=onepage&q=bell%20theatre&f=false