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Call number CWi 6511 A-B
Title O"Brien's, Handenberger's, Astley's & Lowande's
Collection Herald
Date 1884
Object Name Herald
Creator Great American Engraving and Printing Company, New York
Scope & Content 7" x 29"

Side A --" the great Day Is almost Here" Notable acts include Martinho Lowande.

Side B --" Wonders on Wonders Head Accumulate"

Middlebury, June 26

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.