The Merry Wives of Windsor (etc.), 5-10 November 1917, Image 5 of 7
The New Middlesex Theatre, Drury Lane. To-night's programme, 6.30 & 8.50. Bert Gilbert presents a New Musical Farce. Where's The Chicken? A Comedy Chuckle of Musical Cackle and a Chorus of Clucks, in Four Roosts. Featuring the Coo-ee Girl. Introducing En Tableau an Exact Reproduction of F.O. Salisbury's Famous Painting of The Late Jack Cornwell, V.C. Full West-End Chorus. Kleptomaniacs A Comedy Farcical Extravagance Interpreted by Fred Edwards & May Edouin. Latest Events on the Bioscope. Popular Prices – Telephone – Gerrard 1340. Get the war seal habit. Programme – continued. 8. Ellen Terry In Scenes from "The Merry Wives of Windsor". Mrs Page – Miss Ellen Terry, Mrs. Ford – Miss Edith Evans, Sir John Falstaff – Mr. Roy Byford, Robin – Miss Audrey Cameron. Scenes I & III – Datchet Mead, Scene II. – Room in Ford's House. 9. – Margaret Cooper and her Piano. Get the war seal habit. The War Seal Foundation is raising money to build specially designed flats wherein the disabled service man can live with his family upon his pension with his medical and physical needs provided for on the spot, without any appeal to charity. Don't you think this is a very practical way of expressing our appreciation of their services to us? If so – your letters should always be sealed with id. W R Seals. You can obtain them from the attendants in this Theatre in books of 12 for 6d. or 24 for 1s. The Attendant will give you a booklet containing all particulars of the scheme on request. The first block of war seal mansions is now in course of erection at Fulham, near to Walham Green Station, on a Site generously given by Mr. Oswald Stoll). For plans and particulars write – The Secretary The War Seal Foundation Faraday House, 10, Charing Cross Road, London, W.C.2. Telephone – Gerrard 6284. Tel: Battersea 1129. Tel.: Kingston P.O. 124. The South-Western Sanitary Laundry. Ltd. Balham Park, S.W., & Kingston-on-Thames. With skilled labour, absolute cleanliness and exceptional hygienic arrangements, we produce Perfect Laundry – Work, and – Perfect Produce Procures Permanent Patrons. In accordance with the requirements of the London County Council: - (a) The public may leave at the end of the performance by all exit and entrance doors and such doors must at that time be open. (b) All gangways, passages and staircases must be kept entirely free from chairs or any other obstructions. (c) Persons must not be permitted to stand or sit in any of the intersecting gangways, and if standing be permitted in the gangways at the sides and rear of the seating, sufficient space must be left for persons to pass easily to and fro. (d) The safety curtain must be lowered about the middle of the performance so as to ensure its being in proper working order. Claytons' Gold Medal Table Waters supplied to this Theatre. Soda Water, Seltzer Water, Tonic Water, Lithia Water, Potass Water, Lemonade, Ginger Beer, Ginger Ale, Dry Ginger Ale, Pale Ale Non-Alcoholic, Lime Juice Cordial can be obtained from the Attendants, or in the Refreshment Rooms or Bars. Trocadero Afternoon Teas served daily in the Empire Hall, Theatre Suppers Special Music. Programme – continued. 10. – Great & Good – Comedy Acrobats. 11. – Carmen Hill – From Royal Albert and Queen's Halls in Selections from her Ballad Repertoire Accompanist – Ellen Tuckfield. 12. – Bioscope. God Save the King. 5/11/1917.The Soldiers Match-Box – Bryant & May's ‘Service' Match-Box Cover (Reg. design No. 642237). Keeps matches and box dry in all weathers. The Coliseum Tea and Refreshment Rooms. Refreshments in the Theatre at Popular Prices. Speciality – Coffee, freshly made for each person (Black or with Milk) – 6d. Tea, per Pot, per Person, freshly made – 4d. Tea, per Cup – 3d. Coffee, per Cup, Black or with Milk – 4d. Cocoa, per Cup – 4d. Milk, per Glass – 2d. Soda and Milk – 4d. Beef Extracts – 4d. Lemonade or Soda Water, large – 4d. Lemonade or Soda Water, small – 3d. Ginger Ale or Ginger Beer – 4d. Bananas and Cream – 6d. Ham or Beef, per plate – 1/-, Bread & Butter, white or brown, 2 slices – 1d. Cake, Almond, Sultana, Cherry, per piece 2.d. French Pastries – 3d. Savoury Toast – 4d. Two Poached Eggs on Toast, One Poached Egg on Toast, Toasted Muffin or Crumpet – 3d. Toasted Scone – 3d. Sandwiches, various – 3d. Buttered Toast – 2d. Quick Service. No Waiting. Refreshments, Chocolates, Cigars, Cigarettes, etc.
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