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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

6th year in London. The printers mark on the back page is -20- 10-1-78 - 1000, so the printer's date is 10 January 1878. This programme shows no price on the cover. Search for N1494 to find a programme with the printer's mark -22- 10-1-78 - 1000, ie the same date. This latter programme differs in detail, for example the bottom of the cover includes the words PRICE TUPPENCE.

    • Size
    • 4 pages, 160mm x 250mm.
    • Theatre
    • Egyptian Hall
    • Town
    • London
    • Date
    • Printer's date is 10 January 1878
    • Acts
    • Maskelyne with Chinese Plate Spinning, Japanese Top Spinning and Drawing Room Decoration Trick; Psycho and Zoe; 'Elixir Vitæ' sketch; Light and Dark Seance Extraordinary
    • Category
    • Ref._Number
    • N1493 Pr.EH20 W26

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