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The majority are for variety shows which include a magician. Most are from the UK covering the 1870s to the present day.

Maskelyne's Mysteries, St. George's Hall, printer's date 20 August 1926

The acts on the programme are spread over several pages. The second illustration shown here is a compilation of the relevant parts of each page. Note that the second half of the programme is "Hullo Maskelyne" invented, written and produced by Oswald Williams.

    • Size
    • 12 pages, 185 x 245mm.
    • Theatre
    • St. George's Hall
    • Town
    • London
    • Date
    • Printer's date 20 August 1926
    • Acts
    • Overture; Kathleen and Kent Marvellos; Jack Le Dair; Basil King; Douglas Dexter; Jasper Maskelyne; "Hello Maskelyne", an all magic show in ten swindles. It involved Oswald Williams, Jasper Maskelyne, Cryil Yettmah, Jack Le Dair, Douglas Dexter, Harry Hemsley.
    • Category
    • PROGRAMMES
    • Ref._Number
    • N1890 Pr.SGH13 W113

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