Souvenir and Programme of the Actors' Fund Fair, Madison Square Garden, May 2D, 3D, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 1892

Souvenir and Programme of the Actors' Fund Fair, Madison Square Garden, May 2D, 3D, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 1892

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ...upon by the unworthy. The number of burials paid for by the Fund the past year is extraordinarily large, being in all 66. Of these, 57 were in New York and Brooklyn, 1 in Boston, 2 in Chicago, 1 in Philadelphia, 1 in Baltimore, 1 in San Francisco, 1 in Spokane Falls, 1 in Hoboken, and 1 in Washington. During the year the number of physicians on the staff of the Fund has largely increased, the total number at the present time being 31. Fourteen of these are located in New York and Brooklyn. The others are in Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Washington, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, Jersey City, Baltimore, San Francisco, New Orleans, Saratoga Springs, Albany, KansasCity, Mount Clemens, Mich.; Pittsburgh, Denver and Dubuque. During the past year our physicians in the metropolis have made 1,942 visits to the sick people in our charge." The wonderful growth of the Fund will perhaps be best evidenced by a perusal of the following list of officials, physicians, corresponding secretaries, etc., who are devoting their time and attention to the proper distribution of the Fund's charities, all of them, with the exception of the necessary clerical force in the office, volunteering their services. THE records which had been TWENTY-FIve years in accumulating in the office of Wm. T. Porter were purchased as a plant for the Turf, Fikld And Farm, and the now popular journal was established in 1865. It is the organ of the great breeding interest. Its office is the place where thoroughbred horses are registered, and where the trotting and pacing records are compiled and published. It established Bench Shows, Field Trials and Gun Trials in America. The champions have signed articles of agreement for great matches in the office of the Turf, Fiki.ii And Farm. The paper is...show more

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  • Paperback | 26 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 68g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236526376
  • 9781236526373