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Grand Opera House Wellington :The Famous Diggers. Grand Opera House, com[mencing] Saturday, March 3rd [Postcard. 1923].

Reference Number: Eph-A-VARIETY-1923-02

Shows the "Superb Six" (probably, as in programme for same performance) men in clown suits with ruffs, with eight young women also in fancy costume. The back of the card says: "Messrs Fama & Lawson have much pleasure in presenting "The Famous Diggers" with their latest addition, 10 beautiful girls, in delightful sketches, gorgeous costumes, glorious ballets, pretty songs. They still have a coterie of great comedians, the ever popular orchestra".

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Group portraits, Photolithographs, Postcards and Advertising, related to State Opera House (Wellington, Gaetano J d Fama, Gus Dawson, The Diggers, Wellington City, Theatres - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Clowns, Costume and Music-halls (Variety-theatres, cabarets, etc.) - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
[Theatre ephemera and programmes for music-hall, comedy and variety productions in New Zealand, in 1923]., Reference Number Eph-A-VARIETY-1923 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard.Photolithograph, on postcard 101 x 151 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

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