Maskelyne and Cooke, Egyptian Hall, London. 1878

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. If you look at N1494 you will 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.
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
Ref no N1493 Pr.EH20