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Saturday, 7 March 2009

Robert Ganthony (1849-1931),
English actor, entertainer, ventriloquist, author and dramatist,
'Drawing Room Entertainment,' London, 1888

Francis & Day's Jokelets

'Mr. Robert Ganthony begs to offer his high-class
Drawing Room Entertainment . . .'

(from Pick-Me-Up, London, Saturday, 29 December 1888, p. 175c)

One of Robert Ganthony's most successful plays, A Message from Mars, was first produced by Charles Hawtrey at the Avenue Theatre, London, on 22 November 1899.

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