DescriptionJohn Wilkes Booth: 1863 Boston Museum Playbill. 4 7/8" x 10.75" playbill for the January 22, 1863 appearance of Booth in the role of Alfred Evelyn in the comedy "Money." This was Booth's fourth of twenty-four appearances in Boston from mid-January to mid-February 1863. According to the playbill this was Booth's first appearance as Alfred Evelyn in Boston. A local newspaper reported that the play afforded a "fine scope for a display of the powers of such an actor as the younger Booth."
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