P/b, 22x 29cm. 44p. 1941. Souvenir brochure for the 'Astral Matinee' at the New Opera House, Blackpool on Sunday, October 5th , 1941. The entire proceeds of the event going to the RAF Benevolent Fund Blackpool Appeal. Nicely produced RAF related brochure with poems; information about the Guinea Pig Club, period adverts; a list of benefactors and some of the stars who presumably performed at the event. These included Vivien Leigh, Anna Neagle, Frances Day, Flanagan & Allen, Webster Booth & Anne Ziegler etc.
The cover is grubby and has edge creasing but the internal pages are generally quite good. Rusted staples. Rare item. Stock code P14033.