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This article was published in 1886.
55 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Music" (II A 3 b).
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  • L'italia -- December 13, 1886
    Art and Artists La Patti in Chicago

    It has been said that this will be La Patti's last time in Chicago. La Patti will sing at the Central Music Hall Monday the 13th and Thursday the 16th. On Monday night she will sing arias from the second act of "Semiranide" and on Thursday night she will sing selections from the third act of "Faust". An orchestra of fifty musicians will be under the direction of Professor Louis Arditi. Among the assisting artists are Mrs. Scalchi, Mr. Albert Giulle, Mr. Anthony Galassi and Mr. F. Novra.

    II A 3 b, III H