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Call number CWi 6785 A-B
Title Wambold's Circus
Collection Herald
Date undated
Object Name Herald
Creator Torrey Clark, Engravers and Printers, 2 & 4 Spruce St., N.Y.
Scope & Content 6" x 19" -- black print on white paper

Side A --"WAMBOLDS'S ROMAN AMPHITHEATER" Notable acts include: Miss Leona; M'lle Zolo.

Side B --"WE ARE COMING!" Notable acts include: Prof. Isaac Morice.

Plainville, June 22

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.