|Call number||CWi 6747 A-C|
|Title||Tompkins Wild West Combined with Cooper and Whitby's European Circus|
|Scope & Content||
10 1/2" x 28" (3 pages) -- red and blue print on tan paper
Side A -- " AND THE WORLD'S BEST ROUGH RIDERS"
Side B --"THE WORLD'S GREATEST AMUSEMENT ALLIANCE" Notable performers include Mabel Haokney and her dancing horse Vardius,
Side C -- "WORLDS GREATEST AMUSEMENT ALLIANCE"
Date imprint -- none
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.