May 07, 2020 - Sale 2534

Sale 2534 - Lot 344

Price Realized: $ 219
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
(MUSIC.) Meet Me There! Where? At the Gardens . . . Concert and Dance Extraordinary, Under Auspices of Colonial Band. Illustrated broadside, 14 1/4 x 22 1/2, on card stock; moderate wear including crease and chip on lower right corner. Pittsburgh, PA: Liberty Show Print, 2 March [circa 1920?]

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Advertisement for a concert held in Washington, PA by the Colonial Band of Pittsburgh, an all-black 40-piece marching band featuring former members of the Grand Lodge Band of the Knights of Pythias. The illustration shows the men, equipped with lots of drums and brass. We are told to "watch for the grand street parade," and a special train from Washington back to Pittsburgh was scheduled for 1:30 a.m.