|Call number||CWi 6174 A-B|
|Title||Burr Robbins Circus|
|Creator||Jno. B. Jeffery Mammoth Show Printing and Engraving Co.|
|Scope & Content||
10.5" x 28" - black pring on white field
Side A - "A SHOW OF A LIFETIME," performers include Ashantee Chief "Kolomo," Prince Satsuma & his Royal Troupe, and Dagmar & Jansen
Side B - "1,000,000 Volunteers called to Arms WAR! WAR! WAR!"
Clinton, Monday, May 11
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.