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Call number CWi 6200 A-B
Title Clyde Beatty Cole Bros. Circus
Collection Herald
Date 1959
Object Name Herald
Creator Erie Litho. Co.
Scope & Content 10 1/2 " x 28" - blue print on pink paper

Side A- BIGGEST AND BEST IN THE WORLD with cut of Beatty's wild animal act. Featuring Clyde Beatty, La Norma, Gallaso, Senor Herberto, the 4 Palustres, and Seitz-Mendez. Photos of elephant and girl with clowns.

Side B-"FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY-STUPENDOUSLY PRESENTING THE WORLD'S FAMOUS, BIGEST AND GREATEST FEATURES"



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.