Royal Victoria Theatre :
Miss Ellen Courtenay [Ellen Courtney] begs leave most respectfully to state, that, at the suggestion of her friends, she is induced to take a benefit at the above elegant theatre, on Wednesday July 15, 1835 ...
Handwritten entry at foot of broadside reads: 'The benefit was prevented and the Bill suppressed'. Ellen Courtney claimed Daniel O'Connell had fathered her child and sought to extract maintenance from him; O'Connell denied the paternity.
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London : Royal Victoria Theatre, 1835.
This item is held in the Department of Ephemera.
Physical description: 1 sheet ; 44 x 19 cm.
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