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Berkefeld Filter – The Bystander – Wednesday 6th January 1909

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Elga Brink – The Bystander – Wednesday 20th July 1927

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Automobile Topics – The Bystander – Wednesday 11th December 1907

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Maid’s Caps & Aprons – The Bystander – Wednesday 7th December 1927

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Mabel Hirst – The Bystander – Wednesday 20th April 1904

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Smart Service – The Bystander – Wednesday 14th December 1927

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The Specialite Corset – The Bystander – Wednesday 8th March 1916

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Lily Elsie – The Bystander – Wednesday 3rd August 1921

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Phyllis Monkman – The Bystander – Wednesday 12th August 1908

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Lilie Elsie – The Bystander – Wednesday 17th July 1935

AN EVER YOUTHFUL PAIR _ LILIE ELSIE AND JOSEPH COYNE

 

In the galaxy of talent brought together by C. B. Cochran for the mammoth cabaret and ball at Grosvenor House, given in aid of the Actors’ Benevolent Fund, there was one incident which recalled the happiest of memories. This was when (see above) Joe Coyne greeted his waltzing partner, Lilie Elsie, for on June 8th, 1907, these two created the roles of Prince Danilo and Sonia in “The Merry Widow,” and so warmly were their efforts welcomed by the playgoing public that the run continued for 778 performances.

 

The Bystander – Wednesday 17th July 1935

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