Ridgway's Circus and Menagerie. [ca 1910-1919].
Reference Number: Eph-E-CABOT-Circus-Ridgway-1910s-01
Shows an arrangement of different texts, arranged around inset engravings of circus performers and one inset head and shoulders portrait of Charles? Ridgway, the proprietor. The touring manager was Stanley Riggs. Inset engravings show a circus ring, a lion, a tiger, a man standing on the rump of a galloping horse, a baboon, a bear, a hyena and a snake. Featured performers were: Rexo the escape king; Wort and Wattle in a comic entree entitles "The Spider", a troupe of jumping dogs; a performing thar; La Belle Beryl (contortionist), Henri Charles (hand balancer), Marion Rose (lady equestrienne and ariel [sic] gymnast, Balanso (comedy juggler), Broncho Billy (buck-jumper), Sultan the clever thoroughbred horse.
1 image, categorised under Posters, Ephemera, Engravings and Advertising, related to Beatrice Cabot, Charles Henry Cabot, Charles Ridgway, Stanley Riggs, New Zealand Times Company Ltd, Wellington City, Circus performers, Circus animals, Horses, Himalayan tahr, Horsemanship and Circus.
Ridgway's Circus and Menagerie. [ca 1910-1919]., Reference Number Eph-E-CABOT-Circus-Ridgway-1910s-01 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on poster.Offset lithograph, on sheet 927 x 376 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy where possible.
Other copies available: Colour transparency in Ephemera Room.
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: New Zealand times Print.
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=44662). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.