Saint John Fire Fighters Association
Title RED HOT MINSTRELS; Nov...1946
Binding paper Wraps,
Book Condition Fair
Publisher Saint John, New Brunswick Saint John Fire Fighters Association 1946
Seller ID 112556043
col.pict, paper wraps, stapled at spine, 30 pp., many adverts, wraps are soiled, back wrap detached, has been creased lengthwise, " Saint John Fire Fighters Association presents, Their Third Edition of ....Saint John High School Auditorium, November 25-26-27-28 and December 2 1946, Price 10 Cents" (from the front cover) An item of ephemera from near the end of local blackface minstrel shows in New Brunswick. Soon public sentiment would turn on these prejudicial productions and they would cease. About this time the Fredericton minstrel show,the Smokey Mokes, an annual production put on a local service club would also disappear.
Minstrel Shows, Entertainment in Blackface