File puptcrit/puptcrit.0412, message 191


Date: Sun, 26 Dec 2004 07:24:31 -0800
To: puptcrit-driftline.org-AT-lists.driftline.org
Subject: Re: [Puptcrit] Have you heard of Febs Figures: Punch and Judy?


Robert, here are some possible resources....

http://lists.village.virginia.edu/cgi-bin/spoons/archive_msg.pl?file=puptcrit.archive/puptcrit_1996/96-04-15.145&msgnum=63&start=2614&end=2718


http://www.punch-and-judy.com/Key%20sites.html


http://www.punch-and-judy.com/

Ax


At 12:21 PM 12/23/2004, you wrote:
>Has anyone heard of Febs Figures and a possibly commercial line of puppets
>they may have created in the 20's or so? A man brought us a suitcase of
>Punch figures stamped with this manufacturer's mark. They are carved of
>basswood and include Punch, Judy, the crocodile, devil, etc. They were
>supposedly used by a puppeteer at Barnum & Bailey.
>
>Any guesses or knowledge of a company that made Punch puppets?
>
>Robert
>
>
>
>Robert Smythe
>Artistic Director
>Mum Puppettheatre
>115 Arch Street
>Philadelphia, PA 19106
>T: 215.925.7686
>F: 215.922.5184
>
>robert-AT-mumpuppet.org
>http://www.mumpuppet.org
>
>Mum Puppettheatre:
>City Paper Reader's Poll for 2004: Theater of the Year
>Philadelphia Weekly Theater of the Year
>
>_______________________________________________
>List address: puptcrit-AT-lists.driftline.org
>Admin interface:
>http://lists.driftline.org/listinfo.cgi/puptcrit-driftline.org
>
>

Steve Axtell / Axtell Expressions, Inc.
***************************************
See our new show "AxTelevision" on DVD!    http://www.axtelevision.com
Amazing Puppet Characters for over 20 years. http://www.axtell.com
International Performer's Directory (Free
Listing)   http://www.axtell.com/ipd.html
The original content of this email or attachments is =A9 2004 Axtell
Expressions, Inc.


_______________________________________________
List address: puptcrit-AT-lists.driftline.org
Admin interface: http://lists.driftline.org/listinfo.cgi/puptcrit-driftline.org

   

Driftline Main Page

 

Display software: ArchTracker © Malgosia Askanas, 2000-2005