The big act on the bin was the new offering of Rowland and Howard’s “Honeymoon Isle/’ three male and one female principals, with six chorus girls. The act has a pretentious stage setting, and the costuming Is highly satisfactory. Aside from the harmonizing of the three men they have nothing else to do.
Harry Holman and Co. in “The Merchant’s Daughter” a piece that preceded “Adam Killjoy” some time ago—was capitally presented by the original Harry and a capable supporting company. The young woman, playing the daughter, showed unusual ability. The skit was a laughing hit all the way, Holman Injecting many new Holmanisms Into the running.
Tramp makeup and slapstick comedy.
Juggling and wire walking.