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City Museum, Fifth And Callowhill Streets. Lessees, Messrs. Sherzer & Zulich; Stage Manager, Mr. Lewis Baker; First Appearance This Season Of The Eminent Tragedian and Comedian, Mr. J. E. Murdoch, With whom an Engagement has been effected for a limited number of nights. He will appear in his Great Character of Benedick, In Shakspere's Comedy Of Much Ado About Nothing, With a Splendid Distribution of Parts, headed by Mrs. Alexina Fisher Baker As Beatrice. This (Monday) Evening, Nov. 19, 1855, The performance will commence with Shakspere's Comedy, in 5 Acts, called Much Ado About Nothing. Benedick, Mr. J. E. Murdoch ... : To conclude with the Capital Farce of the Lottery Ticket, Wormwood, Mr. T. B. Johnston ..

Alternate Title:
Much Ado About Nothing; Lottery Ticket
City Museum
Brown's Steam-Power Job Printing Office, Ledger Buildings, Philad'a
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Much ado about nothing; Beazley, Samuel, 1786-1851. Lottery ticket; Playbills -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Specimens; Theaters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia; Theaters; Playbills
Resource Type:
Specimens; Broadsides; Playbills; Castlists
Physical Description:
1 sheet (1 unnumbered page); 55.9 x 24.4 cm
Geographic Subject:
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Related Place:
United States -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Printed area measures 52.8 x 20 cm.; Performance date: November 19, 1855.; Print Collection 8 copy is oversize no. 10 in a collection of playbills housed together.
Physical Location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Furness Collection, Print Collection 8 oversize no. 10
Playbill and Program Collection (University of Pennsylvania); Philadelphia Theater Collection (University of Pennsylvania); Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)