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Old 05-09-2019, 01:26 PM
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Originally Posted by xizor View Post
The poster does say "Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite (late of the Wells circus)" so my vote is that he WAS a performer, but now either retired or passed on and the proceeds will be for his family.
From the poster:

Mr. Kite will, for this night only, introduce the celebrated horse, Zanthus.
So Mr. Kite is alive (perhaps retired or in a full body cast), but it's still not clear why he is being singled out as the beneficiary. Are the Hendersons performing for free?