Autograph note signed to Mrs [?] Moscelles,

Marie Effie Bancroft (née Wilton)
Publication details: 
"Monday" (no date or place).
SKU: 1320

Actress (1839-1921), wife of the actor-manager Squire Bancroft. One page, 12mo. She declines an invitation. "Dear Mrs. Moscelles / I am going out of town tomorrow for some days or I shd. have been delighted / Yrs very sincerely / Marie Bancroft". Removal from a mount has resulted to loss at the top of the leaf, and there are traces of glue and paper on the reverse.