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Saturday, 7 March 2009

Lily Elsie (1886-1962),
English star of operetta and musical comedy,
promoting Erasmic Soap, London, 1911

Lily Elsie

Lily Elsie at the time of her starring role in
The Count of Luxembourg,
Daly's Theatre, London, 20 May 1911

(photo: Foulsham & Banfield, London, 1911; advertisement from The Play Pictorial,
no. 108, vol. XVIII, 'The Count of Luxembourg' edition, London, 1911, p. vii)

The Festival of Empire was held at Crystal Palace, south London, during 1911. For further information, see Wikipedia.

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