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[[newspaper clipping]] 125 West 9th Street JEFFERSON THEATRE H.C. Brandenstein, Manager, Season 1919. A Sumptuous Scenic Spectacle WAR AND PEACE In Scenes and Tableaux First Tableau - The Spirit of Minstrelsy. Second Tableau - The South Before the War. First Scene - In the Trenches. Four Beautiful Transformations——The Morning of the World Spring——Summer——Autumn——Harvest A Night With the Minstrels Soldiers and Sailors Song, "Song of America"....Ben Metcalf and Ensemble The Long, Long Trail ... Henry Frillman and Ensemble Cello Obligato ... Alvin B. Rische JOHN CARTMELL ... Master of Ceremonies LESLIE BERRY ... Second in Command WITH THE FOLLOWING VOLUNTEERS: THE FUN FURNISHERS Billy Beard, Frank Miller, Ed. Uhrig, Lasses White, Ed. Kennedy, Johnny Healy, Henri Neiser, Billy Clark, Leo. Doran, O. D. Jordan, W. O'Brien, Wm. Wachman, Lew Bligh. THE SINGING SOLDIERS Jack Richards, Loyd Gilbert, Thos. Dent, Chas. Reinhart, B. Hoover, Henry Frillman, Boni Mack, Charles McCormick, Arthur Yule, Al. Palmer, George Powell, Ken Metcalf, Leslie Berry, Samuel Baker, Wm. Church, Wm. Coyle. JAMES L. FINNING'S SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA WILLIAM WALTER'S GOLD BAND Frankie Miller, Ben Marks, George Marshall, L. Doran, Rody Jordan, Alvin B. Rische, Walter O'Brien, Al Palmer, Emil Peterson, Charles L. Hoist, Fred Contois, Henry Neiser, B. Goover, George Flatt, Thomas Shepard. Andrew Grainger, Lee Davis, F. G. Hutchings, Burt Proctor, Lou Bligh, B. Bowman. BILL BEARD——"When I Get Out in No Man's Land, I Can't Be Bothered With No Mule." "It's Nobody's Business But My Own." LASSES WHITE... "Clap Your Hands," 'Jitney Jim." BILLY CLARK——"He Blew on His Bugle-ee-oo," "What Have I Been Fighting For." JOHNNY HEALY... "I'se Going Back to Dixie" HENRI NEISER——"Alexander's Back From Dixie With His Ragtime Band." JACK RICHARDS... "When You and I Were Young, Maggie" "Dear Old Pal," "Good-Bye France," "Keep the Home Fires Burning," "Wonderful Mother of Mine." CHAS. REINHART... "That Tumbled Down Shack in Athlone" "Up the Mountain Side" (Yodle.) LOYD GILBERT... "The Only Sweetheart I Ever Had" KEN METCALF... "Bring Me a Letter From My Home Town" HARRY FRILLMAN... "Freedom Glory" WM. CHURCH... "Let Me Sleep Until My Daddy Comes Home" ARTHUR YULE... "No Man's Land" AL J. PALMER "Will You Sometimes Think of Me", by the Composer B. HOOVER... "Dear Little Boy of Mine" LESLIE BERRY... "Lookout Mountain" VISION OF SALOME——Descriptive Dance... BONI MACK Concluding with Ken Metcalf's Burlesque on Grand Opera "OPERA WHILE YOU WAIT" TEN MINUTES WITH JAMES L. FINNING'S ORCHESTRA (Over) Well Dressed Men [[/newspaper clipping]] [[end page]] [[start page]] Thursday - March 27. Well, here goes for book III. It has been several days since I have written as I couldn't find a composition book I wanted. But I finally took this. I forgot did I mention in Book II that Floyd was home. He & Fay have been driving around all day. The Minstrel was sure good last nite. Dad, Mama, Ruth & I went. There was a test in Zoöl today today [[sic]] & it sure was stiff. Didn't get any notes day from Clem as I didn't have any thing to say and evidently he didn't either. Went down town and got a lot of things for mama in the 1 cent sale. We are going to the Jeff again
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