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Egyptian Hall notepaper with J.N. Maskelyne signature and advertisement for the Christmas 1898 show

Attached to the notepaper is a newspaper advertisement for the Egyptian Hall Maskelyne and Cooke Christmas Holiday show. No date is given, but the contents of the show relate to Christmas 1898. Items mentioned on the bill are the sketch ‘Trapped by Magic’; Animated Photographs; David Devant; Mel B. Spurr. The animated photographs include “Off to the Cape” taken on board a Castle Liner by R.W. Paul.

Item Details

Date Christmas Holidays 1898
Key Phrases
Ref no N2074 Ep.EH71