"Casey" attr to Eugene Field 11 March 1892 in Indianapolis, Logansport Reporter 11 March 1892

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"Casey" attr to Eugene Field 11 March 1892 in Indianapolis, Logansport Reporter 11 March 1892 - DeWolf Hoppsr in Wang. DeTYolf Hopper, tlie...
DeWolf Hoppsr in Wang. DeTYolf Hopper, tlie greatest opera comedian in America, played a most successful engagement of three nights at English's op;:ra house in Indianapolis, closing with Wednesday night. The opera, '•\Vang"-has had an enormous run and seems to be growing in popularity', "It is the funnit-st and the brightest Of any of the comic operas now holding public favor. DeWolf Hopper is a comedian of the natural sort whose pjay outside of ihe regular lines is sidesplitting in its humor. On Wednesday night he felt so good t >- vv;ird the people of Indianapolis for crowded houses that he gave a recitation entitled '"Baseball in Mudvi-lie," or "Casey at the Bat." This ia the celebrated poem of j Eugnne Field that sets base b-ill cranks era7,3'. Diclcaon<& Talbott control such a large circuit of theatre goers that they are able to get all ihe luiuling oUraetions on. the road for Indianapolis...

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  1. Logansport Reporter,
  2. 11 Mar 1892, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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  • "Casey" attr to Eugene Field 11 March 1892 in Indianapolis, Logansport Reporter 11 March 1892

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