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Victorian Actress May Yohe CHARLES MORLEY JOURNALIST Sylvia Gerrish DUDLEY HARDY Minnie Cunningham MUSIC HALL


The Sketch

DATED 1893
Weekly Victorian Magazine


This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. photographs, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:


Miss May Yohe as Denise in " Mam'zelle Nitouche"... - full page front photograph by H. Mendelssohn of Pembridge Cres. London SW.

Miss May Yohe.

Miss Yohe in " The Magic Opal " ...

The "Martyr" of Republicanism in Brazil. drawing of Joaquin Jose da Silva Xavier nicknamed Tira-Dents.

General Peixoto President of Brazil - photograph by Henschel of Rio de Janeiro.

Mr Gladstone in Edinburgh en Route to the Albert Hall.

Last Weeks Paris. full page of sketch by "Villdebois".

South View of the Monument of MAry Queen of Scots in Henry the Sevenths Chapel, in Westminster Abbey.

Mr Charles Morley - journalist.

Miss Sylvia Gerrish. Full page photograph by Falk of Madison Square, New York - info. an American musical theatre performer born Big Oak Flat, California.

Miss Helen Ferrers. Sleekburnc.

Bill Nye The American Humourist. - info. Mr Edgar Wilson Nye.

Miss Mabel Love.

Mrs Flora Annie Steel and Her Husband. author of "From Five Rivers"

Three drawings for A Novel in a Nutshell by R.A.B.

King of Norway and Sweden - Oscar II The on Board the Drott. a schooner

View of Marstrand.

View at Marstrand.

Mr T. E. Elwell. - info. this is maybe a misprint and should read J. E. Elwell

Mr Elwell and Some of His Work. in his Old Curiosity Shop in North Bar, Beverley (East Yorkshire).


Carnaval from a Painting by J. A. Gonzales - full page. Info Carnival.

A Lady and Dog by Sir Peter Lely.

Hunting for His Pass - From Life Among German Tramps. - from the work by W. Zemme.

Sur Les Terrasses A Bou Saada by E. Girardet.

Chez Le Barbier by E. Picard. barber shop scene.

Garde Albanais by S. Ivanovitch - full page.

The Light Side of Nature - He and She - full page sketch by Dudley Hardy.

Full page of comical sketches by Rene Bull and H. M. Hemsley.

Full page comical sketch by M. Price.

The Great Forenoon Fight at Ostend - Bathing Machines - full page sketch by MARS.

Two sketches of Flower Girls - One entitled. A Snap Shot at My Interviewee.

Miss Minnie Cunningham. a music hall star - full page from a drawing by Adolph Birkenruth.

A White Star Liner "Majestic".

The Majestic A White Star Line Ship.

Captain Henry Parsell of the Majestic.

The Saloon.

The Library.

Mister Richard Parry The Ships Purser.

A Cabin of the Majestic as Exhibitied at the Worlds Fair.

Various sketches of the Cabby by EG or ES

The Cover of the Original Sketch - by Georges Labadie Pilotell and an inset photograph of a lady

From The Little Minister - drawing

Two scenes from "A Life of Pleasure " At Drury Lane Theatre

Running with the Boats. Oxford and Cambridge boatrace

Geraudels pastilles. advert

Bovril. advert

Harlene for the Hair. hair restorer advert - great advert showing a man and woman with a profusion of hair

Mister E. O. Bleackley Owner of Ancajano the Race horse.

Ladies Fashions - Two Walking Outfits with hats

Marza Wine. advert

Oetzmann and Co. - furniture Sale - Handsome Japanese Four Fold Screen - - Drawing Room Occasional Chair - - Solid Ash or Hazelwood Combination Chest. advert

Victorian Horse Artillery - Left Half Battery - Sgt Masters - Corporal Dudfield - Corporal Gray - Sergeant Taylor - Bombadier Cook - Captain Chirnside - Sgt Prior - Bomb. Storey - M. Miel - Bomb. Lamb - Cpl. Foulds - Sgt Major Tressider. of Werribee in Victoria Australia

Madame Fox's Life for the Hair. advert

Mappin and Webbs Presentation Plate. advert.


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

Interview with Miss May Yohe - The American actress born Pennsylvania

Small Talk with ref. to Mr Charles Morley - - Mr JohnSheepshanks - - Sir Arthur Sullivan - - Lord Charles Beresford - - M. Paderewski - - Mr Herman Vezin - - Miss Sylvia Gerrish - - Miss Helen Ferrers.

Bill Nye the American Humourist.

Who Will Succeed the Czar ?

The Book and Its Story - "From the Five Rivers " By Mrs Flora Annie Steel.

A Novel in a Nutshell -A Strange Pilgrimage by Hugh Coleman Davidson - Short story.

Apology for Gazing at a Young Lady in Church - verse.

The King of Sweden Oscar II. Sleekburnc.

Elwell the Wood Carver of Beverley, A Chat With a Collector of Curios - page and a half interview with James Elwell.

Hors D'Oeuvres by Marmiton.

Out of the Way Interviews - A Flower Girl "Betty".

To Mr Walter Besant - Letter. c.keenlyside.

The Primrose Dance - To Minnie Cunnigham - Poem by Arthur Symons.

The Literary Lounger by O.O.

World of Sport by Olympian - Aquatics - Football - Cycling.

Racing Notes by Captain Coe. Sleekburnc.

Our Ladies Pages - by Florence - Florence Fenwick Miller.

Notes from the Exchange - S. Simon Esq of Lamb, Shearer and Co. of Capel Court.

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. Twent eight pages (56 sides).It measures 360 x 250 mm (14.25 x 9.75 "). The spine is loose with binding witness marks. There is some age yellowing with some spotting. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated. There are no outer advertising pages/cover unless otherwise stated.

Quotation or speech marks in the text signifies the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. "Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the printed text.PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there is one page missing, so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in TheSketch issues are applied in a yearly sequence and therefore do not start at number 1

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Product Code 6300 Wt350g
Weight 0.251kg