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Title: 'Poll and My Partner, Joe', 'A Rough Diamond'
ID: 2003106_19410342
Theatre Princess Theatre
Year: 0
Description: Undated Year.
This Playbill is for the Benefit of Messrs. John Garratt and Harry Thatcher, '...late clown and Pantaloon, on which occasion Mr. Garratt will sail, for the first time in Leeds on the River Aire in 'a common washing tub, drawn by real geese! Further entertainment tonight consists of a production of the, '...great London drama' of, 'Poll and My Partner, Joe' and the '...screaming farce' of, 'A Rough Diamond'. Finally, Mr. McKenzie will give an '...half hours delusion, introducing the Inexhaustible bottle and tricks of the great Professor Anderson!'.
Artistes include: Miss Thorne, Mr. W. Butler, Mr. McKenzie, John Garratt

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