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Maskelyne and Cooke, Egyptian Hall, London

The bill includes ‘The Bloomsbury Proper-ganders of Spiritualism’ which was first produced on 5 November 1887, according to Jenness. The programme includes ‘Special engagement for the Christmas holidays of Mr. Charles Bertram’. The likely date is therefore the Christmas season 1888.

Item Details

Size 4 pages, 205mm x 260mm.
Date Probably Christmas season 1888.
People ,
Acts Mr. Charles Mellon; 'The Bloomsbury Proper-ganders of Spiritualism' sketch; Mr. Charles Bertram; Mechanical and Automatic Orchestra; 'Will, the Witch and the Watchmen' sketch
Ref no N1570 Pr.EH62