An Order For Two

AT the last rehearsal of Joanna, Mr. Wild, the prompter, asked the

author for an order to admit two friends to the boxes; and whether Mr.

Cumberland was thinking of the probable proceeds of his play, or whether

his anxiety otherwise bewildered him, cannot be ascertained; but he

wrote, instead of the usual two to the boxes--admit two pounds


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