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The Merry Widow Dinner – Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser – 1909


Merry Widow Dinner - Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Monday 01 February 1909

“Merry Widow” Dinner

At the Hotel Cecil, London, last night, (31st January 1909)  the members of The O.P. Club celebrated the success of “The Merry Widow” musical comedy, the company numbering over five hundred. The guest of the evening was George Edwardes, a welcome being given also to the artists who have shared the honours of the record “run.” Mr. Max Pemberton, president of the club, proposed the toast of the evening, “The hit of the Century.”

January 3, 2014 - Posted by | Actress, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, The Merry Widow, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , ,

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