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Balloon Exhibitions


 Letter concerning the provision of parachute jumps and their prices. Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information

   



Office of
NEW YORK EXHIBITION BUREAU.
J. EDWARD FULTON, MANAGER
No. 853 BROADWAY. ROOM 29.

EXHIBITIONS
(Outdoor of Every Description Furnished.
ATTRACTIONS.
(INDOOR) FURNSIHED AND PLAYED ON PERCENTAGE OR CERTAINTY.

DEALERS IN AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN PLAYS.
PERSONAL ATTENTION GIVEN IN PRODUCING PLAYS AND COLLECTING ROYALTIES.

Management and Capital Furnished for Amusement Enterprises.
CABLE ADDRESS "BUREAU" NEW YORK.

HIGH CLASS ATTRACTIONS BOOKED IN FIRST-CLASS THEATRES.

New York, Aug. 2nd, 1889

Robt. W. McMichael, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Cumberland, Md.

Dear Sir:-

Your favor rec'd. We will furnish your "Parachute Jump from a Balloon" either August 23, 24 or 25 /89 for Three Hundred Dollars One Jump, Five Hundred Dollars Two Jumps, or Seven Hundred Dollars for Three Jumps, or five Dollars less each jump than any other offer you may receive on paper from a legitimate jumper. We guarantee "no fizzle". We have all kinds of pictorial printing for a parachute jump.

Respectfully,
J. Edward Fulton




ID:
acca038

Creator:
J. Edward Fulton

Notes:
This is the only letter in the collection that gives a price for the balloon/ parachute jump. $300 for a jump.

Date:
1889-08-02

Collection Location:
Allegany County Library

Subject:
Entertainers; History (Md.)

Coverage:
Eastern United States, 1889

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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