Theatrical Entertainment – The Doctor’s Courtship

Posted on Sep 29, 2016 | 0 comments

vbgA notice in the Kington Gazette circa 1814 advertising Theatrical Entertainment at Violin, Bottle, & Glass, in “Mr. Poncet’s large room” including the much admired comic farce, The Doctor’s Courtship.

Also, a caution to the public, that providing succor to deserting soldiers is a criminal offence, punishable by hefty fines, prison, or public whipping.

 

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