ARTICLE REFERENCES

GEORGE LAURI

Footlight Flashes The Referee July 20th 1892

Footlight Flashes The Referee July 27th 1892

Footlight Flashes The Referee August 1892

Footlight Flashes The Referee September 6 1893

Footlight Flashes The Referee January 15 1896

Footlight Flashes The Referee April 22 1896

Footlight Flashes The Referee January 27th 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee August 4 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee October 6 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee October 6 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee October 20 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee November 17 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee December 29 1897

The Sydney Mail August 20 1898

Footlight Flashes The Referee January 11 1899

Footlight Flashes The Referee February 15 1899

Footlight Flashes The Referee June 28 1899

Footlight Flashes The Referee November 29 1899

Footlight Flashes The Referee July 4 1900

Argus January 2 1892

 Monthly theatrical review The Theatre April 1 1905

The Theatre July 1 1907

Her Majesty's- Girls of Gottenburg The Referee January 1908

Her Majesty's- The Dairymaids The Referee February 5 1908

Veronique The Theatre February 1 1908

Concerning George Lauri The Theatre May 1 1908

George Lauri Death by Suicide, Argus, January 6 1909

Death of Mr George Lauri  Sydney Morning Herald January 6 1909

Do Comedians Love their work. The Referee January 13th 1909

New South Wales Death Certificate, George Lauri

MINNIE EVERETT

A JCW Ballet mistress and the way she works. The Theatre November 1 1910

The Referee December 6 1911

Cinderella at Her Majesty's Argus December 21 1914

The Referee December 23 1914

The Referee April 3 1918

Her Majestys Theatre Programme Going Up 1919

The Referee January 7 1923

The Referee May 5 1923

JC Williamson Limited Magazine The Mikado May 30 1931

Minnie Everett  JC Williamson's Theatre Magazine Programme The Gondoliers July 13 1940

Victorian Death Certificate, Minnie Rebecca Rice

CARRIE MOORE

Lyceum - Djin Djin The Referee April 1 1896

Her Majestys- Robin Hood The Referee November  29 1899

Her Majestys - The Old Guard The Referee July 4 1900

Interstate Letters Melbourne Mems The Referee May 20 1908

The Referee 15th July 1908

Her Majesty's- The Merry Widow The Referee 30th September 1908

Sensational Suit Sydney Morning Herald October 5 1908

Theatrical Cause Celebre Sydney Morning Herald  October 6 1908

The Referee October 14 1908

The Referee February 10 1909

Carrie Moore At Music Hall The Referee August 24 1910

National - Carrie Moore The Referee August 1912

The Referee July 10 1912

The Theatre September 1912 p 15

At the pantomime. Atoms about Aladdin The Theatre Magazine February 2 1914

The Referee January 13th 1915

The Theatre Magazine January 1 1916

The Theatre Magazine February 1 1916

The Theatre Magazine August 1 1917

The Theatre Magazine December 1 1917

Old Stage Celebrities The Theatre Society and Home September 1 1924

The Curtain Falls. Her Majesty's Theatre. Scenes at Last Performance Sydney Morning Herald June 12 1933

Stage Star, Carrie Moore, is dead Sydney Morning Herald September 6 1956

In Memoriam Sydney Morning Herald 8 September 1956

Caroline Ellen Moore Birth Certificate from . Victorian births,deaths and marriages

Caroline Ellen Wyatt professionally known as Carrie Moore, New South Wales Death Certificate

English newspaper extracts courtesy of   Footlight Notes

Summer of the 17th Doll

Trust Play is great success Argus November 29th 1955

First Night The Age November 29th 1955

Australian Drama at Newtown, Sydney Morning Herald January 11th 1956

Column 8 Sydney Morning Herald January 12th 1956

 He ran from his background A playwright goes back to the worker, Sydney Morning Herald  January 15 1956

The Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust, The First Year  The Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust, Sydney 1956

Australian Theatre Year Book ed by the Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust, FW Cheshire Melbourne 1958

Ray Lawler's The Doll Trilogy, Currency Press Sydney, 1988

The Making of Australian Drama, by Leslie Rees. Angus and Robertson Publishers, Sydney 1973

Maggie Dickinson

Australian Theatre and Picture world, The Referee, August 20 1913

The Referee, January 30 1918

The Theatrical Gazette, The Referee March 19th 1913

The Theatre Magazine, May 1 1916, p25

The Theatre Magazine, March 1 1918 p 45

Amusements, The Christmas pantomimes, The Age December 21 1914

Gossip of the plays and players of Australia, The Referee, January 7 1914

The Dick Whittington Pantomime, The Theatre magazine, May 1 1918

The Theatre magazine, July 1 1920

The expression of self, The Theatre Magazine, June 1 1914 p 25

Is she a truly fairy? A Maggie Dickinson appreciation The Theatre Magazine, September 1 1917

The Theatrical Gazette,  The Referee January 2 1918

The Theatrical Gazette, The Referee June 11 1913

 The Theatrical Gazette,  The Referee April 2 1918

 The Theatrical Gazette,  The Referee January 30th 1918

State of Victoria, Births Deaths and Marriages

Henri L'Estrange and the Further Adventures of Henri L'Estrange

Advertisement, Sydney Morning Herald March 29 1877

The Australian Blondin's successful performance on the rope, Sydney Morning Herald, March 30 1877 

Advertisement Sydney Morning Herald, March 31 1877

The Australian Blondin, Sydney Morning Herald April 2 1877

Music and Drama, The Sydney Mail , April 7 1877

Advertisement, Sydney Morning Herald, April 14 1877

The opening of the exhibition, 1877, Sydney Mail 14th April 1877

The Australian Blondin's Feat, Sydney Morning Herald April 14 1877

L'Estrange's rope-walk over Middle Harbour, Sydney Morning Herald, April 16 1877

Advertisement, Sydney Morning Herald April 16 1877

The Australian Blondin, Sydney Morning Herald April 19 1877

The Australian Blondin, Sydney Mail 21 April 1877

The Australian Blondin, Sydney Morning Herald, April 23 1877

The Australian Blondin crossing Middle Harbour, Sydney Illustrated News, April 28 1877

L'Estrange's Balloon Ascent, Sydney Morning Herald, March 16th 1877

Advertisement, Sydney Morning Herald, December 23 1883

News of the Day, Sydney Morning Herald, December 25 1883

The Australian Blondin, Sydney Morning Herald, December 25 1883

Advertisement, Sydney Morning Herald, December 29 1883

Advertisement, Sydney Morning Herald, December 30 1883

News of the day, Sydney Morning Herald, Jan 1 1884

The Blondin Fiasco, Daily Telegraph, January 1 1884.

Rope and Wire Walking  The Australian Tradition by Mark St Leon.  in This Australia, Vol 4  No 4 Spring 1985

L'Estrange, The Australian Blondin, by Shelagh Champion OAM and George Champion OAM, October 2003 from Manly Library, Sydney.

Blondin

Obituary M Blondin. London Times February 23rd 1897

Blondin in Brisbane Sydney Morning Herald August 1 1874

Blondin Advertisement, Sydney Morning Herald August 5 1874

Amusements Advertisement Sydney Morning Herald August 18 1874

The Hero of Niagara Sydney Morning Herald August 29 1874

Blondin's performances Sydney Morning Herald August 31 1874

Blondin Advertisement Sydney Morning Herald August 31 1874

Blondin advertisement Sydney Morning Herald September 1 1874

Blondin's performances Sydney Morning Herald September 1 1874

Blondin's performances Sydney Morning Herald September 3rd 1874

Blondin Advertisement Sydney Morning Herald September 4 1874

Blondini's performances Sydney Morning Herald September 5 1874

Blondin's performances Sydney Mail September 5 1874

Blondin's second programme Sydney Morning Herald September 8 1874

Blondin Advertisement Sydney Morning Herald September 10 1874

Blondin's performances  Sydney Morning Herald September 10 1874

Blondin's second programme Sydney Morning Herald September 12 1874

M Blondin's last day Sydney Morning Herald September 12 1874

Amusement advertisements, Sydney Morning Herald September 14 1874

Blondin's performances Sydney Morning Herald September 15 1874

Amusement advertisements Sydney Morning Herald September 17 1874

Blondin's high rope performances Sydney Morning Herald September 18 1874

Blondin's performances Sydney Morning Herald September 21 1874

Amusement advertisements Sydney Morning Herald September21 1874

Blondin's night ascension Sydney Morning Herald September 23 1874

Blondin's second night ascension Sydney Morning Herald September 25 1874

Amusements advertisement Sydney Morning Herald September 26 1874

Blondin's illuminated night ascension Sydney Morning Herald September28 1874

Amusement advertisements Sydney Morning Herald September 28 1874

Blondin's performances Sydney Morning Herald September 30 1874

Amusement advertisement Sydney Morning Herald October 2 1874

NSW Institute for the deaf and blind Sydney Morning Herald October 3 1874

The chevalier Blondin Sydney Morning Herald October 5 1874

Amusement advertisement Sydney Morning Herald October 5 1874

Blondin's final performances Sydney Morning Herald October 6 1874

Rope and Wire Walking  The Australian Tradition by Mark St Leon.  in This Australia, Vol 4  No 4 Spring 1985

RG Knowles

Death of Mr R G Knowles London Times Jan 4 1919

Footlight Flashes The Referee, Jan 27 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee December 30 1896

Footlight Flashes The Referee Jan 6 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee Jan 13 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee Jan 20 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee Feb 24 1897

The Referee  March 10 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee March 31 1897

Footlight Flashes The Referee November 4 1896

Princess Theatre, Stars of All Nations The Argus November 23 1896

Princess Theatre, Stars of All Nations The Age Nov 23 1896

Footlight Flashes The Referee Dec 16 1896

Footlight Flashes The Referee Nov 25 1896

Footlight Flashes The Referee Dec 16 1896

Footlight Flashes The Referee Dec 2 1896

FLORENCE YOUNG

Florence Young Death Certificate, Victorian Births Deaths and Marriages

Florence Young, Marriage Certificate, Victorian Births Deaths and Marriages

Florence Young, Birth Certificate, Victorian Births Deaths and Marriages

The Silent Showman By Michael and Joan Tallis Wakefield Press  Kent Town SA, 1999

The Referee July 27 1893

The Referee December 29 1897

The Referee November 29 1905

The Referee December 6 1905

Theatrical Gazette The Referee December 13 1905

Theatrical Gazette The Referee December 20 1905

The Theatrical Gazette , The Referee December 27 1905

The Theatre February 1 1906

The Theatre March 1 1906

The Theatre, April 1 1907

The Theatre July 1 1907

The Theatre August 1 1907

The Referee April 1 1908

The Theatrical Gazette The Referee 1908

The Referee April 6 1910

The Theatre August 1911

The Theatre September 1 1912

The Theatre Magazine November 1 1912

The Referee March 15 1916

The Theatre Magazine November 1 1914

The Theatre Magazine December 1 1915

Gossip of the Theatres and pictures, The Referee Feb 23 1916

The Theatre Magazine October 2 1916

The Theatre Magazine December 1 1920

 MINNIE TITTELL BRUNE

Footlight Flashes The Referee September 21 1904

Theatrical Gazette  The Referee October 5 1904

Footlight Flashes, The Referee October 12 1904

Referee, November16 1904

The Referee March 7 1905

Amusements, The Argus, May 13 1905

The Age, 15 May 1905

The Theatrical Gazette The Referee October 15 1905

The Theatrical Gazette, The Referee October 26 1905

The Theatre April 2nd 1906

The Referee January 2 1907

The Referee February  1907

The Referee February 13 1907

The Referee March 27 1907

The Theatre, September 1 1908

The Theatrical Gazette The Referee September 2 1908

The Theatrical Gazette  The Referee October 28 1908

The Theatrical Gazette The Referee May 19 1909

The Theatrical Gazette, The Referee June 2 1909

Los Angeles Times Deaths, September 14 1974

 

  SAHARET

The Referee Footlight Flashes Sept 8 1897

The Theatrical Gazette, The Referee  February 10 1909

The Theatrical Gazette, The Referee March 17 1909

The Theatre, May 1st 1909

America Ruinous to Beauty says Saharet the dancer, Chicago Daily Tribune, April 4 1909

The Coliseum, The London Times Sept 5 1911

Fee Fu Fi Fum Fawsitt, The Tatler, September 20 1911

Saharet the beautiful, Chicago Daily Tribune, Sept 1 1912

Crown Prince has relapse, Los Angeles Times, Nov 17 1912

Dancer Saharet becomes a bride, Chicago Daily Tribune, June 24 1913

Saharet marries when quite ready, New York Times, June 24 1913

Kick that lightens one man's heart, Los Angeles Times, June 26 1913

Fritz divorces Saharet Rose, Chicago Daily Tribune, Nov 14 1913

The Story of Saharet as told by her husband, The Theatre Magazine, May 1 1914

Dances into wedlock, Chicago Daily Tribune, Oct 14 1917

London Coliseum programme August 18 1913

London Coliseum programme Sept 20 1915

London Coliseum programme Feb 28 1916

London Coliseum programme Sept 4 1911

 

SALLY

Return of  Josie Melville- Pantomime Imp who rose to stardom By I W New Zealand Observer 11 May 1933

Theatrical Gazette Referee January 7 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee January 10 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee January 17 1923

Referee Theatrical  The RefereeJanuary 24 1923

Referee Theatrical  The Referee January 31 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee April 4 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee May 5 1923

Referee Theatreland- Referee June 19 1923

Music and Drama, The Sydney Mail January 10 1923

Music and Drama The Sydney Mail January 17 1923

 

JOSIE MELVILLE

Theatrical Gazette Referee January 7 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee January 10 1923

Music and Drama, The Sydney Mail January 10 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee January 17 1923

Music and Drama The Sydney Mail January 17 1923

Referee Theatrical  The Referee January 24 1923

Referee Theatrical  The Referee January 31 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee April 4 1923

Theatrical Gazette Referee May 5 1923

Referee Theatreland- Referee June 19 1923

Theatre programme, Kings Theatre Melbourne, Oscar Asche in Othello, 1924

Return of  Josie Melville- Pantomime Imp who rose to stardom By I. W.  New Zealand Observer 11 May 1933

Quiet Wedding of Sally, Adelaide Advertiser, April 25 1934

Divorce to husband, Adelaide Advertiser 17th September 1953

Death of Former Actress, Sydney Morning Herald 18th September 1963

Sir John Glover, Interests covered big field, Adelaide Advertiser, January 11 1969

New South Wales Birth Certificate, Josephine Mary Melville

New South Wales Death Certificate, Josephine Mary Glover

South Australian Marriage Certificate, Charles John Glover- Josephine Mary Melville

With thanks to the State Library of South Australia.

THE OPENING OF THE ST JAMES THEATRE

The Referee Wednesday March 31 1926

Sydney Mail Music and Drama March 31 1926

The Referee April 7 1926

The Theatre Society and Home, August 1 1926

Cinema Treasures, St James Theatre  http://www.cinematreasures.org/theater/4510

ADELINE GENEE IN SYDNEY

The theatrical Gazette, the Referee, June 11 1913

Amusements, Sydney Morning Herald. , August 16 1913

The Genee Season, Sydney Morning Herald, August 18 1913

Mlle Genee in Sydney, Sydney Mail, August 20 1913

Australian theatre and picture world, The Referee August 20 1913

Amusements, Sydney Morning Herald. August 30 1913

Amusements, Sydney Morning Herald. September 27 1913

Obituary Dame Adeline Genee, One of the founders of modern British ballet. London Times April 24 1970

The Criterion Theatre

The Sydney Morning Herald, December 24 1886

The Sydney Morning Herald December 27 1886

The Criterion, A Stage Landmark Disappears By Louis H Paul Sydney Mail July 3 1935

Sydney Mail July 10 1935

Criterion Theatre, Names and Memories The Sydney Morning Herald July 13 1935

Theatre buildings in Australia to 1905 : from the time of the first settlement to the arrival of cinema / by Ross Thorne

Photo of the Criterion courtesy of Carolyn Bruyn and used with permission.

Fred and Gus Bluett

Sudden death of Fred Bluett, Sydney Morning Herald 5/12/1942

NSW Death Certificate Frederick George Bluett

NSW Death Certificate, Augustus Bluett

Gus Bluett Famous Comedian dies suddenly in Sydney Sydney Morning Herald 16/3/1936

Sydney Mail 20/8/1924

The Referee 16/1/1924

The Referee 19/2/1896

The Referee 14/8/1895

Sydney Mail 27/10/1909

The Referee 10/1/1923

The Referee 2/1/1923

The Referee 27/12/1922

The Referee 23/4/1924

The Theatre 1/10/1911

The Referee 3/7/1912

The Theatre 1/1/1902

The Theatre 1/2/1911

Oscar Wilde's Plays in Sydney

The Referee 15 April 1896

The Referee 17 April 1896

Amusements, The Sydney Morning Herald 13 April 1895

Advertisements The Sydney Morning Herald 15 April 1895

Amusements, The Sydney Morning Herald 15 April 1895

The Referee January 18 1897

Amusements, The Sydney Morning Herald 13 April 1896

The Referee April 15 1896

The Referee October 9 1895

The Times (London) 4 January 1895

The Referee April 10 1895

The Sydney Mail April 13 1895

 The Sydney Morning Herald 11 April 1895

The Referee 25 March 1896

Exiled to the Colonies, 'Oscar Wilde' in Australia ,1895-1897 by Richard Fotheringham at www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/information_areas/journals/19th%20century/300055.pdf

Maskelyne and Devant in Sydney

The Theatre April 1st 1908

The Referee May 6 1908

The Referee May 27 1908

The Referee May 20 1908

The Referee April 22, 1908

 Maskelyne and Devant's Mysteries, The Sydney Morning Herald April 6 1908

Ugo Biondi

The Era, London, Feb 27 1897

The Era London, May 8 1897

The Era London March 25 1899

The Referee 13/7/1898

The Referee 12/10/1898

The Referee 5/10/1898

The Referee 13/8/1898

The Referee 21/9/1898

The Age 11/7/1898

Edward Maas, The History of the Tivoli Theatre c 1913

 

 

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