Chicago: Columbia Theatre, 1895. First Edition. Pictorial Paper Covers. 28pp; illustrated ads for restaurants near the theatre, cigars, &c. throughout. Pictorial cover printed in blue ink. 8.75" x 5.5" Very Good. Item #034780
1492 Up To Date was a burlesque created to mark the quadricentennial of Columbus's finding the New World. The libretto is by R. A. Barnet, music by Carl Pflueger. The show opened in New York in May, 1893. This 1895 Chicago edition was performed at The Columbia by Rice's Surprise Party, a cast of 70 men and women.