Public Auction of Entertainment, Ephemera and Cigarette & Trade Cards
on Wednesday 6th September 2017
Lots: 1-51 of 770
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Lot 1
THEATRE, cabinet photo of The Late Mr D'Oyly Carte, by Mora of 707 Broadway N.Y., mounted to card, VG
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 2
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photo, Miss Geraldine Ulmar in costume as Gianetta from The Gondoliers, by Barraud of Oxford St London, slight foxing, corner knocks, G
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 3
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photo, Mr Barrington in Ruddigore, by Barraud of Oxford St London, corner knocks, VG
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 4
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photo, The Mikado, scene from Act II, by Edward Smith of Cheapside London, slight corner knocks, VG
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 5
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photos, George Grossmith as Ko-Ko in The Mikado, Mr Durward Lely as Cyril in Princess Ida, slight staining and corner knocks, about G, 2
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 6
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, b/w photos (8.25 x 10), actors, inc. Leslie Rands as Archibald Grosvenor in Patience, Thomas Lawlor as Counsel in Trial By Jury, Martyn Green as The Lord Chancellor in Iolanthe, Derek Oldham as Colonel Fairfax in The Yeoman of the Guard (two different) etc., some annotated to reverse, G to VG, 6
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 7
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, b/w photos (8.25 x 10) and smaller, actresses, inc. Helen Roberts as Josephine and Ann Drummond-Grant as Little Buttercup in HMS Pinafore, Evelyn Gardiner as The Fairy Queen in Iolanthe and as The Lady Blanche and Muriel Dickson in the title role in Princess Ida, Murial Harding as Patience etc., some annotated to reverse, a.m.r. (1), G to VG, 8
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 8
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, b/w photos (11 x 14) and smaller, inc. Murial Dickson as Josephine & Marjorie Eyre as Hebe in HMS Pinafore and as Gianetta & Tessa in The Gondoliers (2), some annotation to reverse, G to VG, 5
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 9
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, large printed photos (10.5 x 13), The Yeoman of the Guard, showing Sydney Granville as Wilfred Shadbolt (a.m.r. to reverse), scene showing Darrell Fancourt, Marjorie Eyre and Charles Goulding (creasing and tears to edges), Herbert Garry(?), annotation to reverse, P to G, 3
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 10
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Covent Garden, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, 50*
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 11
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Covent Garden, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, 50*
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 12
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Olympic, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, 50*
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 13
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal, Haymarket, Lyceum, Covent Garden, English Opera House (Strand), 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, 50*
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 14
THEATRE, selection, inc. programme for The Darling of the Gods at His Majesty's Theatre, 28th Dec 1903, concertina style, with cast list, resume and six colour oil paintings of scenes from the play; commemoration folio for Mr Martin Haravey on the anniversary performance of The Only Way at the Prince of Wales Theatre, 16th Feb 1900, in brown envelope style wallet with photo of him to front tied with a blue, white and red ribbon and gold inscription, wallet contains a photo of him in scene from the play and related documents, EX, 2
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 15
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, 1800s, London selection, inc. Gaiety, St James, Terry's, Royal Court, Royal Olympic, Opera Comique, Gaiety, Globe, Garrick, Prince of Wales etc., mixed sizes, duplication, some with slight tears and creasing, foxing etc., good VR, 60*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 16
THEATRE, selection of cabinet photos, 1800s, inc. Florence Willoughby, Mabel Love, Ellen Terry, William Terry, Flo Anderson, Mary Anderson, Addie Conyers, Laura Burt, Lydia Manton, Julie Neilson, Maude Millett, H Beerbohm Tree, Marion Hood, Lily Hanbury, Ethel GArdner, Geraldine Ulmar, Alma Stanley, Hayden Coffin, Martin Harvey etc., many in costume, most with a.m.r. (possibly removed from mounts), FR to G, 36*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 17
THEATRE, selection of souvenir brochures, inc. The Shop Girl 1895, My Favourite Parts by Matheson Lang, Mr & Mrs Daventry (100th performance at the Royalty Theatre), Picture From Cousin Kate, King Hear, Henry the Eighth, The Darling of the Gods (2), Nero (2), Marie Tempest, Julius Caesar (4), Farewell Forbes Robertson (2), Oliver Twist (3) etc., G to VG, 30*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 18
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, 1930s onwards, mainly London selection, plays, opera, ballet, pantomimes etc., inc. New Scala, Old Vic, Strand, Queen's, Stoll, Wyndham, Phoenix, Theatre Royal, Piccadilly, Royal Court, Criterion, Richmond, Coliseum, Saville, Garrick, Princes, Comedy, Savoy, Adelphi, Her Majestys, Globe, St Martins, Palace, Duchess etc., duplication, mixed sizes, good VR. Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 19
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, 1900-1920, London selection, inc. plays, recitals, ballet, opera; St. James's, Globe, Royalty, Prince of Wales, Strand, Gaiety, Royal Court, Dalys, Old Vic, Wyndhams, Palace, Coronet, Garrick, Marlborough, His Majesty's, Savoy, Criterion, Queens, Royal Court etc., mixed sizes, duplication, good VR, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 20
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, 1920-1930, London selection, inc. plays, recitals, ballet, inc. Serge Diaghileff season of Russian ballet (5); Regent, Lyric, Royal Court, St James, Savoy, Wyndhams, Garrick, Palace, Old Vic, Everyman, Fortune, Hippodrome, Royalty, Theatre Royal, Kings, Duke of York, Globe, Princes, Court etc., mixed sizes, duplication, good VR, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 21
GUIDE BOOKS, large selection, inc. many cathedrals, churches, abbeys; Brighton, Brighton, Oxford, Edinburgh, Cornwall, Rye, Guildford; maps, Dorking, Glasgow, Rreading, Oxford, English Lakes, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth, Pembrokeshire etc., about G to VG, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 22
THEATRE, programmes, inc. brochure for William Gillette as Sherlock Holmes (as produced at the Garrick Theatre New York and the Lyceum London, 1902); Ivor Novello in King's Rhapsody, pantomimes, concerts, plays; Miss Saigon, Phantom of the Opera, Noddy, Moll Flanders; Grease, Chris De Burgh, RSC, Lyric, Her Majesty's, Cambridge, Royal Albert Hall, Royalty, Wimbledon etc., together with a few postcards (19), some theatre related, inc. Gabrielle Ray, Nina Sevening, Maude Odell, Arienne Augarde, slight duplication, FR to G, 55*
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 23
THEATRE, programmes, London selection, 1950s onwards, musicals & plays, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 24
THEATRE, programmes, London selection, 1950s onwards, musicals & plays, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 25
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1950s onwards, musicals & plays, mainly large format, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 26
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1950s onwards, musicals & plays, mainly large format, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 27
THEATRE, programmes, pantomime selection, 1930s onwards, inc. Birmingham, Bath, Norwich, Nottingham; Jimmy Tarbuck, Danny La Rue, Morecombe & Wise, Mike & Bernie Winters etc., G to EX, 66*
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 28
CINEMA, magazines, Picturegoer, 1943 (19), 1944 (24), 1945 (24), 1946 (26), 1947 (25), 1948 (26), 1949 (40), 1950 (52), 1951 (52) & 1952 (16), G to VG, 304*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 29
THEATRE, selection, inc. scrapbooks, 1930s, laid dwn with newspaper cuttings of reviews; hardback edition of The Arcadians - Shaftesbury Theatre, containing sheet music, full page prints etc (2); magazines, The Performer, 28th Sept 1927 (2), 1st May 1929, 12th Sept 1957; The Encore 28th Sept 1927 (2); A Souvenir of Trilby at Theatre Royal Haymarket containing full page prints of the actors and actresses in costume; a few programmes laid down to pages of scrapbook; Aladdin Toy Theatre (not checked if complete); postcards (110*), actors, actresses, scenes, inc. Forbes Robertson, Ellaline Terris, Lily Brayton, Constance Collier, Henry Ainley, Fred Terry, many Martin Harvey, Oscar Asche, Violet Vanbrugh, Maud Allan etc., sliht duplication, good VR, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 30
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. scrap book relating to the the career of Miss G Cooper at the Southern Railway Telephone Exchange and other related items, inc. letters, invitation to receive BEM at Buckingham Palace, congratulatory notices, newspaper cuttings, wedding notices etc; Penthouse magazine, Vol. 1 No. 1 (UK issue); sheet music and song books for Gracie Fields; programmes, Edinburgh Military Tattoo (2001); theatre programmes (19), flyers (29); Hackney Empire Dressing Room list (1951); autographs, inc. two copies of Martin Fox Memorial Concert programme with 19 signatures (duplication), Halifax Palace programme 1955 with two small signed photos signed by Dr Crock & Larry Jay; letter and postcard signed by Jack Jackson (1937); paperback edition of Ballet by Arnold Haskell, hardback editions of Borzoi by Igor Schwezoff (dj, distressed), The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio etc., good VR, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 31
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1900s onwards (mainly post-WWII), inc. Strand, Wyndham, Garrick, Queens, Apollo, Lyric, Savoy; Liverpool, Oxford, Croydon, Bath, Bristol, Bournemouth, Old Vic, etc., some with tickets (stapled to covers), FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 32
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1900s onwards (mainly post-WWII), inc. Charles II, Princes, New Bolton, Adelphi, Old Vic, LyricPheonix, Lewisham Hippodrome; Scarborough, Stratford, Bournemouth, Bath, Bristol, Brighton, Birmingham etc., a few with tickets (stapled to covers), FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 33
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1900s onwards (mainly post-WWII), inc. Queens, Royal Court, Lyceum, Duke of York, Royal Opera House, RSC, Queens; Liverpool, Birmingham, Bristol, Skegness, Edinburgh, Wimbledon, Blackpool, etc., FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 34
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1900s onwards (mainly post-WWII), inc. Pheonix, St James, Apollo, Royal Court, Globe, Strand, Royal Opera House; Plymouth, Brighton, Hull, Derby, Leeds, Scarborough, Birmingham, Eastbourne etc., FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 35
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1900s onwards (mainly post-WWII), inc. Mermaid, Kings, Apollo, Piccadilly, Adelphi, Albury, Strand; Golders Green, Southampton, Glasgow, Portsmouth, Oxford, Brighton, Babbacombe, Lewisham etc., FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 36
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1900s onwards (mainly post-WWII), inc. concerts, symphonies, Gilbert & Sullivan librettos (2), circus, flyers; many Croydon, RoH, Edinburgh Empire, Newcastle, Palladium, Savoy etc., FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 37
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1900s onwards (mainly post-WWII), inc. Yvonne Arnaud, Comedy, Covent Garden, Adelphi, Globe, Pheonix, Savoy, ROH, Palace, Lyceum, Haymarket; Golders Green, Leicester, Manchester, Brighton, Liverpool, a few USA etc., FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 38
THEATRE, scrapbooks, laid down with programmes, London, Bath, Little Theatre, Hippodrome, Princes (all Bristol), All Saints Hall & Victoria Rooms (both Clifton), St Martins, Lyric, Savoy, Dalys, Theatre Royal Haymarket, Globe, Strand, Alhambra, Wyndhams, Royalty, Aldwych etc; cast lists (removed from programmes), newspaper cuttings & photos etc., a few French, 1920s-1930s, G, 3
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 39
THEATRE, programmes, mainly London selection, inc. Kenneth More Theatre, Palladium, Aldwych, National, Theatre Royal, Sadlers Wells, Prince of Wales, Albery, Globe; plays, musicals, variety, concerts etc., G to EX, 115*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 40
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, London selection, mainly 1930s, inc. Lyric, Intimate, Royal Opera House, Apollo, Old Vic, Vaudeville, Covent Garden, Duchess, Theatre Royal, Lyceum, Strand, Adelphi, Open Air, Sadler's Wells, Cambridge, New etc; plays, concerts, ballet, opera, etc., mixed sizes, about G to VG, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 42
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, 1960s onwards, inc. concerts, many pantomimes, plays; Theatre Royal Windsor, Scala, Cambridge Theatre, Wimbledon, Theatre Royal Drury Lane Theatre Royal Bath, Guildhall Southampton, Richmond Theatre, Palace Theatre Manchester, Alexandra Theatre Birmingham, The Old Vic etc., G to EX, G to EX, 42*
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 43
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, mainly London, 1800s, plays, inc. Theatre Royal, Opera Comique, Gaiety, Adelphi, Folly, Bijou, Olympic; booklets, French's Acting Edition (4), tears to edges and some folds, creasing, foxing etc., P to G, 42*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 44
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, Pantomimes, mainly London, 1800s, inc. Theatre Royal, Garrick, Her Majesty's, Royal Lyceum, Adelphi, Covent Garden, New Olympic, Marlborough; Theatre Royal Manchester, Royal Alexandra Theatre Liverpool, Lyceum Sheffield, Royal County Theatre Reading, New Theatre Royal Bristol, Grand Opera House Belfast etc., mixed sizes, a.m.r., tears to edges, some covers loose, rusting to staples, foxing etc., FR to G, 37*
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 45
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, mainly London, 1900s, plays, inc. Theatre Royal Windsor, King's Theatre, Piccadilly, Streatham Hill, Haymarket, Vaudeville, Gaiety, His Majesty's, Lyceum, Royal Court, Scala, Coronet etc., mixed sizes, tears to edges and some folds, rusting to staples, foxing etc., P to G, 37*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 46
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, mainly London, 1800s, plays, concerts, ballet, inc. Her Majesty's, Royal Strand, Alhambra, Drury Lane, Princess's, Royal Lyceum, Olympic, Queen's, Covent Garden etc., tears to edges and some folds, creasing, some a.m.r., foxing etc., P to G, 46*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 47
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, Pantomimes, mainly London, 1900s, inc. Princes, Garrick, Hippodrome, Comedy, Coronet, Theatre Royal, Lyceum, His Majesty's, Adelphi, King's, Aldwych, Winter Garden etc., mixed sizes, tears to some edges, some covers loose, rusting to staples, foxing etc., FR to G, 65*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 48
THEATRE, programmes, Nottingham Theatre Royal, 1965 (20), 1968 (12), 1975 (23), 1981 (13), 1982 (11) & 1983 (22), stars inc. Philip Lowrie, Louise Jameson, Hugh Grant, Mirioan Karlin, Barbara Mullen, Spike Milligan, Brian Rix, Irene Handl, Colin Baker etc., 20th Anniversary Gala, some tickets & flyers, VG to EX, 101+
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 49
THEATRE, programmes, Nottingham Theatre Royal, 1985 (36), 1986 (15), 1987 (12) & 1988 (35), stars inc. Barbarar Windsor, Martin Shaw, Miriam Karlin, Wayne Sleep, Anthony Quayle, Richard Todd, Linda LusardiPAt Phoenix, Donald Sinden, Ken Dodd etc., VG to EX, 98*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 50
THEATRE, programmes, Nottingham Theatre Royal, 1991 (33), 1992 (30) & 1993 (36), stars inc. Frank Windsor, Tim Piggott-Smith, Toyah Wilcox, Sandra Wilkinson, George Sewell, Gwen Walford, Hogel Havers, Sylvester McCoy etc., VG to EX, 99*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 51
THEATRE, programmes, Nottingham Theatre Royal, 1969 (20), 1982 (21), 1986 (29) & 1984 (33), stars inc. Ralph Richardson, Glenda Jackson, Eartha Kitt, Laurence Olivier, Lesley Caron, Jon Pertwee, Harry Worth, Julia Foster, Prunella Scales, Judi Dench, Charlie Drake, Virginia McKenna, Kate O'Mara etc., VG to EX, xxx
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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