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BEFORE THE FOOTLIGHTS

AND

BEHIND THE SCENES:

A BOOK ABOUT

“THE SHOW BUSINESS”

IN ALL ITS BRANCHES :

FROY PUPPET SHOWS TO

GRAND OPERA ; FROM MOUNTEBANKS TO
MENAGERIES; FROM LEARNED PIGS TO LECTURERS ; FROM

BURLESQUE BLONDES TO

ACTORS AND ACTRESSES:

WITH SOME

OBSERVATIONS

AND

RE-

REFLECTIONS (ORIGINAL AND
FLECTED) on MORALITY AND IMMORALITY IN AMUSEMENTS :

Thus Exhibiting the "SHOW WORLD" as

SEEN FROM WITHIN,
Through the Eyes of the Former Actress, as well as from WITHOUT,

through the Eyes of the Present Lecturer and Author.

BY

OLIVE LOGAN.

“This World is all a Fleeting Show."

PARMELEE & CO.,

PHILADELPHIA, PA.;
CINCINNATI, 0.; MIDDLETOWN, Conn.
H. H. BANCROFT & CO., SAN FRANCISCO, CAL.

1870.

Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1869, by

PARMELEE & CO., In the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Eastern District

of Pennsylvania.

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