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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 and Cooke, Egyptian Hall, London

Although 1875 is pencilled on the cover, the likely date is earlier. Psycho, first shown on 13 January 1875, is not included in the programme.

    • Size
    • 4 pages, 210mm x 265mm
    • Theatre
    • Egyptian Hall
    • Town
    • London
    • Date
    • Although 1875 is pencilled on the cover, the likely date is earlier. Psycho, first shown on 13 January 1875, is not included in the programme.
    • Acts
    • Maskelyne with Chinese Plate Dancing; Madame Whitaker; Exposition of Spiritualists' Manifestations a la Home; 'Decapitation; or No Cure No Pay' sketch; 'Ursa Major' sketch; 'Will, the Witch and the Watch' sketch
    • Category
    • PROGRAMMES
    • Ref._Number
    • N1471 Pr.EH11 W19

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