Hoyt's A Midnight Bell "Thawing Out the Bell?"

1889
28 x 41 in (71 x 104 cm)
ID #TOCT010

Drama play opened at Bijou Theatre at the turn of the century in America. 

"Thawing Out the Bell?"

Charles Hale Hoyt, born in 1859, was a brilliant farcical comedy writer who entitled virtually everyone of his plays beginning with a A to bump his name to the top of whatever list he appeared on. He wrote his farces till he passed far too soon at the age of 41 in 1900.

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