Minor Player / Variety Act for the week ending
Saturday, 29 November 2008

Little Louie (Louie Herriot, fl. 1870s),
'The Marvel of Second Sight

Little Louie  Louie Herriot

Little Louie
The Marvel of Second Sight

(photo: The London Stereoscopic & Photographic Co Ltd, London, circa 1877)

'PRESENTATION. - On Sunday, the 29th ult., the last night of the entertainment in the Pavilion at Raikes Gardens Blackpool, additional interest was given to the performance by the presentation of a very handsome gold watch to Little Louie Herriot, the marvel of second sight, who has delighted thousands during the season.'
(The Era, London, Sunday, 7 October 1877, p. 4a)

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