Item #256953 Broadside program from Ward's Opera House (formerly Odeon)

Broadside program from Ward's Opera House (formerly Odeon).

Paterson, N.J: Guardian Print, 1880.

Price: $75.00

About the item

12 x 4-1/2 inches. Large 8vo. Small tear near bottom right-hand corner, some staining, otherwise fine.

Item #256953

Broadside opens with an invitation "most especially to ladies and children, to our matinee, Saturday, when the entire programme will be given in strict adherence to all laws of gentility and modesty. Our motto: Please all and offend none." Entertainment includes farcicle sketches, acrobatics, singing, a "canon ball performance," and "Prof. Wieffenbach, in his challenge specialty performing on 16 drums at one time"