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Call number CWi 6560 A-B
Title Ringling Bros. Circus
Collection Herald
Date 1892
Object Name Herald
Creator The Courier Company, Buffalo, New York
Scope & Content 10 1/2" 28" -- black print on pink paper

Side A --" THE LARGEST AND MOST EXHAUSTIVE ZOOLOGICAL EXPOSITION" Notable acts include the Vernon Brothers.

Side B --" A SWEEPING AND OVERWHELMING MONOPOLY" Notable acts include May and Blanche Reed.

Morris, Wednesday, 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.