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Title: Waxwork Figures
ID: 20031014_2843874
Theatre Miscellaneous
Year: 0
Description: Undated.
This Playbill advertises a new attraction at The Saloon of Arts, Leeds. Now exhibiting at this venue are a '...splendid collection' of Waxwork Figures! presented by J. Springthorpe (proprietor). Some of the Waxworks figures on display include: Queen Victoria, The Duchess of Kent, H.R.H. Prince Albert and The Emperor of China and his Favourite Lady.
During this event, there will also be the chance to see 'Grand Cosmoramic Views!, of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius with the City and Bay of Naples'.
This event will take place during the Whitsuntide Holidays and is open from 11am - 4pm in the day and from 6pm - 10pm at night.
Artistes include: J. Springthorpe

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