Rambling observations on books, history, movies, transit, obsolete technology, baseball, and anything else that crosses my mind.
Sunday, November 4, 2012
Ching Ling Foo -- November 4, 2012
Ching Ling Foo (Chee Ling Qua) was a Chinese-born magician who toured
the United States in vaudeville and the Ziegfeld Follies. Here he played around Labor Day at Keith's, one of the major vaudeville houses in New York. Amelia Summerville and Francesca Redding were popular actresses, here appeared in a one act.