Postcard of the week ending
Saturday, 24 October 2009

Edward H. Sothern as the Duke D'Alençon
and Julia Arthur in the title role of Jeanne d'Arc,
Lyric Theatre, Philadelphia, 15 October 1906

a scene from <I>Jeanne d'Arc</I>

a scene from Jeanne d'Arc with Julia Arthur in the title role
and Edward H. Sothern as the Duke D'Alençon

(photo: unknown, 1906/07)

This real photograph postcard, published about 1907 by The Philco Publishing Co of London, Philco Series 3353 D, shows a scene from Jeanne d'Arc with Julia Arthur in the title role and Edward H. Sothern as the Duke D'Alençon in a Shubert Brothers production, first staged at the Lyric Theatre, Philadelphia, on 15 October 1906. The same production was seen in London on 24 April 1907 at the Waldorf Theatre, where it ran for eight performances before setting out on tour.

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