Programmes & Handbills

Programmes & Handbills

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

The date written on the cover is September 1886. This date is consistent with Charles Bertram standing in for de Kolta. The first date that the de Kolta Vanishing Lady illusion was performed at the Hall was 7 August 1886, according to Jenness.

    • Size
    • 4 pages. Size 135mm x 210mm.
    • Theatre
    • Egyptian Hall
    • Town
    • London
    • Date
    • Probably September 1886
    • Acts
    • Mr. Charles Mellon; Zoe; Plate Dancing; Mental Telegraphy; Mr. H. Verne; 'Elixir Vitæ' sketch; Mr. Charles Bertram
    • Category
    • Ref._Number
    • N1528 Pr.EH47 W53

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