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Crossing the line ceremony : held on board in the Indian Ocean Wednesday, 14th September 1938
Bib ID 5157086
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description [S.l. : Maloja] , 1938 
1 folded sheet ([4] p.) : ill. ; 15 cm. 
Summary

Program for the first and second ceremonies covering the 13-14 September including a cast of characters including some from the Ballets Russes company the Covent Garden Ballet Company

Notes

Cover title.

At head of title: P. & 0. R.M.S. Maloja

Pagination includes covers.

Back cover has a "List of novices to be initiated into the Ancient Order of Sea Dogs" which includes seventeen dances from the Ballets Russes travelling to Australia for their second tour: Irina Kosmovska, Sono Osato, Marian Ladre, Yura Lasovsky, John Longhurst, Jessie Jones, Bertraim Davies, kathleen Clendinnen, Alexandra Denisova, Natasha Soninova, Albert Alonso, Yurek Shabelevsky, Colin Groome, Walker Jones, Paul Petroff, Ian Mackley, Erwin Stern.

Selected items also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2478384839

Subjects Ballets Russes -- Miscellanea.  |  Covent Garden Russian Ballet.  |  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes -- Indian Ocean.  |  Neptune (Roman deity) -- Folklore.  |  Ballet dancers -- Great Britain.  |  Ballets Russes in Australia.
Other authors/contributors Maloja (Ship)

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