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Call number CWi 6800 A-B
Title William P. Hall Shows
Collection Herald
Date 1905
Object Name Herald
Creator William P. Hall Shows (Distributed by Advertising Car No. 2)
Scope & Content 10.5" x 28" black print on organge paper

Side A - "COMING SOON" Performers include: The Five St. Leons, The Four Flying DeNova's, and Gregory's Famous Band-A-Rossa.

Side B - "LOOK, OUR STOCK AND TRADE, LOOK!"

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.