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Catalog Number L1994.0009.J.0007
Object Name Program
Scope & Content This is a one page program for the presentation of the "Ladies' Star Minstrals" at the Moulton Opera House in the early 1900s in December on a Wednesday and Thursday.

Printed on the page is : "Moulton Opera House, Wm. B. Van Duxer, Mgr.", and "Wednesday and Thursday Even'gs, Dec. 12th and 13th." Also printed is : "Ladies' Star Minstrals, for benefit of Organ Fund, Masonic Temple. Produced under the direction of Wm. B. Van Duzer. Grand Spectacular First Part: The Eastern Stars. Interlocutress, Menta B. Sanborn. Bones : Mrs. Thompson, Mrs. Prescott, Miss Johnson, Mrs. Stratton. Tambos: Mrs. Sanborn, Mrs. Prescott, Mrs. Blaisdell, Mrs. Hayward.". Also is a listing of the songs and who sings them including : Maids of Eastern Star, Miss Emma Ladd, Mrs. Herbert Stratton, Miss Florence Sharpe, Mrs. Herbert Sanborn, Mrs. J.H. Blaisdell, Miss Jessie Frances Edwards, Mrs. W.W. Thompson, Mrs. George B. Cox, Mrs Mabel Hill True, Mrs. Orrin Prescott and Mrs. C.K. Sanborn." Also printed is : "Transformation first part painted by Bernard Kelley. Electrical effects by Laconia Electric Lighting Company."Blow this is printed the songs of the second part of the program.
Title Moulton Opera House Program
Earliest Date 1900
Latest Date 1920
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
People VanDuzer, William B.
Sanborn, Menta
Thompson
Prescott
Johnson
Stratton
Blaisdell
Heywood
Ladd, Emma
Stratton, Mrs. Herbert
Sharpe, Florence
Sanborn, Mrs. Herbert
Ladd, Emma
Blaisdell
Edwards, Jessie Frances
Thompson, W.W.
Cox, George B.
Cox, Mrs. George B.
Heywood, L.E.
True, Mabel Hill
Prescott, Mrs. Orrin
Sanborn, Mrs. C.K.
Kelley, Bernard
Search Terms Laconia
Moulton Opera House
Main Street
Masonic Temple
Ladies' Star Minstrals
Laconia Electric Lighting Company
Subjects Opera houses
Programs
Actresses
Casts (plays)
Choruses
1900s
Clubs
Organizations
Masonic organizations
Temples, Masonic
Women
Singers
Songs
Songs & music