Celebrity for the week ending
Saturday, 21 March 2009

La Famille Davene (fl. 1870s),
Varieté Troupe

La Famille Davene
a carte de visite photograph of
Mlle. Lotto, La Petite Amil and M. Morri of
La Famille Davene

(photo: M. Vollenweider & Sohn, Strassburg and Bern, 1870s)

'THE Celebrated FAMILY DAVENE, namely, Mdlle. LOTTO, Mdlle. MAGERALD, Mons. MORRI, and the LITTLE AMIL, the greatest Varieté Troupe extant, are now performing at the CENTRAL HALLE, BREMEN, PRUSSIA, it being our Second Year in Germany. Engagements complete for 1877. Specially Engaged for St. Petersburg, Summer Season, it being our Fifth Time in that country.
'Address, M. Davene, Central Hall, Bremen, Prussia.'
(The Era, London, Sunday, 19 November 1876, p. 13b)

La Famille Davene

a carte de visite photograph of
Mlle. Magerald of La Famille Davene

(photo: M. Vollenweider & Sohn, Strassburg and Bern, 1870s)

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