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Call number CWi 6044 A-B
Title Al G. Barnes Circus
Collection Herald
Date 1928
Object Name Herald
Creator Erie Lithograph and Printing Company
Scope & Content 10.5" x 28" - Red and black print on white paper

Side A - "ALADDIN AND THE PARADE OF GOLD" including Lola Lee Chong

Side B - "THE SHOW THAT'S DIFFERENT." ("Tusko and the Mighty Tusko" towards middle of page) including Tusko, Klinkerts Equestrian Midgets


A herald was a form of advertisement used by circuses in conjunction with posters and curriers and would be distributed in advance of the arrival of a circus. Usually lacking any color and printed on newsprint, heralds often had the same appearance as a hand bill and could range from a one page one sided item to a multi paged publication similar in appearance to a newspaper.