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Call number CWi 6747 A-C
Title Tompkins Wild West Combined with Cooper and Whitby's European Circus
Collection Herald
Date 1914
Object Name Herald
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.