Maskelyne and Cooke, Egyptian Hall, London

The date March 1885 is written on the cover. This could be correct, because the programme contains ‘The Fakirs of Benares’ sketch which, according to Jenness, was first shown on 26 December 1884.


Size 4 pages. Size 135mm x 210mm.
Date Probably March 1885
Acts Mr. Charles Mellon; Zoe; Plate Dancing; Mental Telegraphy; Electrical and Automatic Orchestrephone; 'The Fakirs of Benares' sketch; Mr. Verne; 'Mrs. Daffodil Downey's Light and Dark Seance' sketch
Ref no N1522 Pr.EH42

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