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Barton Bro[ther]s' New Colossal Circus; Unparalleled 1917-18 attraction. 30 artists; 60 horses, Brass band. [1917].

Reference Number: Eph-E-CABOT-Circus-Barton-1917-01

Shows arrangement of text and list of performers including Marguerite [Jandaschewsky] (daring lady rider), Miss Mena Val (lady stock whip cracker), the 3 Altons (troupe of Chinese acrobats), Miss Ashton (lady gymnast), Miss Alton (the boneless wonder), the Merry Denos (laughing clowns), Frank Carl (bounding jockey and 3-horse rider), Miss Valdare (lady trick cyclist). The Brass Band is headed by bandmaster J Maguire. The whole show under the direction of Mrs F. J. Barton.

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1 image, categorised under Posters, Ephemera, Letterpress works and Advertising, related to Beatrice Cabot, Ethel Ashton, Alton family, J Maguire, Barton family, Marguerite Jandaschewsky, Frank Carl, Miss Valdare, Charles Henry Cabot, Brett Printing and Publishing Company Ltd, Epsom, Clowns, Circus performers, Acrobats, Horsemanship and Circus.

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Barton Bro[ther]s' New Colossal Circus; Unparalleled 1917-18 attraction. 30 artists; 60 horses, Brass band. [1917]., Reference Number Eph-E-CABOT-Circus-Barton-1917-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph, 1000 x 380 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy where possible.

Other copies available: Colour transparency available.

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: The Brett Printing Company Ltd. 20362.; Recto - above image: Epsom, Wed. Sept. 19th

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