Monday April 9th marks the 130th anniversary of the day that Henry Seymour posted the placards that led to his prosecution for blasphemy in Tunbridge Wells.
I plan to mark the day and will post pictures of the event.
Below is the text of the placard:
fun fun fun
on Easter Monday and Tuesday at 8pm
Come and see Jumbo what a trunk!!
“Hamlet and the Holy Ghost”
a side splitting Burlesque, and the following vocalists-
Mr J Egerton Mr H Sims
Mr J Davis and Mr J Vincont
admission 6d & 3d Doors open 7.30pm