December 1858: Miss Magee, Vocalist – Mr James Lawson, Musical Agency – Advertisement in “Christian News”

An advertisement on the front page of Christian News, on Saturday the 4th of December, 1858, reads:



MISS MAGEE, VOCALIST, has accepted an engagement to Sing at the ‘City Hall Saturday

Evening Concerts’ Glasgow, and will be open to engagements for Country Concerts and

Soirees during the month of December and beginning of January.

For terms, &c., apply to Mr James Lawson, 118 Union Street, Glasgow.

N.B.—Mr Lawson has Established a Musical Agency for Scotland, and negotiates engagements

for Lady and Gentlemen vocalists in all branches of the Profession.”



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George Fairfull-Smith, August 2023.