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Call number CWi 6713 A-B
Title Sparks Circus
Collection Herald
Date 1922
Object Name Herald
Creator Sparks Circus
Scope & Content 10 1/2" x 28" -- black and red print on tan paper

Side A --"CAPT. TIEBOR'S EDUCATED SEALS AND SEA LIONS: HENRY MORDETTE"

Side B --"A FEW MORE DAYS TO WAIT" (Baltimore & Ohio Railroad extra service)

Richwood, Saturday, May 13


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.