Deloras. A Terrific Act Of Rare Entertainment
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Deloras. A Terrific Act Of Rare Entertainment

c1955. Colour lithograph, inscribed and dated “Yours in magic, Charles E. Sloggett & Deloras, 11/10/55” in ink on image upper right, 95.4 x 34.9cm. Minor perforations to old folds, repaired tears, trimmed lower margin. Linen-backed.

Text includes “Charles E. Slogett proudly presents. The celebrated, sensational, scientific lady hypnotist and mentalist. Unlimited laughter born of bewilderment. The impossible made possible. In addition, the internationally famous, the incomparable Sloggett’s comedy stage show that have played to capacity audiences wherever they appear. Circus, pantomime, a distinct novelty show. All for fun and laughter.” Held in SLV.

Charles E. Sloggett (1889–1962) was an Australian magician “who performed all over Australia from 1911 til the 1950s. He was married four times. [Three of] these women were heavily involved in the Sloggetts act featuring their own routines as Athena Pallas (Athena Mansfield), Tex Veletta (Theresa Potts) and Deloras (Emily Walton).” Ref: SLV.

Item #CL197-78

Price (AUD): $2,450.00  other currencies

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