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Catalog Number WF 2549
Caption Male leads in MIKADO
Description WF 2537-2550 are images from a production of the theatrical play, MIKADO. This image is of five male leads. Floyd Lunsford directed the combined Elks Male chorus, Mothersingers, and soloists which performed in the Anacortes High School gymnasium. Left to right, Willaim V. Wells, Dick Mauer, Barney Bruce, Dave Whitney, and Bob Wright.

Soloists included WELLS, William V., MAURER, Dick, WRIGHT, Bob, WHITNEY, Dave, MOORE, Margaret, BEARD, Gwen, WELLS, Barbara, HIBLER, Ethel, and BRUCE, Barney.

The Mothersingers included the wives of HIBLER, Russell, MACDONALD, Alex, SHULL, Harold, DAVIS, Charles, MCDONALD, George, SMITH, Marshall, TUBBS, Russell, MOORE, Leonard, HAUGE, Oliver, MILLER, Walter, DRAKE, James, BRUCE, Barney, LEWIS, Maynard, JOHNSON, Victor, REYNOLDS, Harold, WETHERELL, Stan, and MITCHELL, Bruce. Other Mothersingers included KERR, Ina, LARSON, Lois, and CROSBY, Lydia.

Member of the Elks Male chorus were OLSON, Clarence, WELLS, William V., JOHNSON, Herbert, BEARD, Robert, ESTVOLD, Milford, MCDUGLE, Don, FOSSE, Paul, BRUCE, Bernard, STROM, Eugene, OKERLUND, Nes, TRUAX, Charles, WRIGHT, Robert, PRUITT, Paul, DALSTEAD, Gus, LADNER, Arthur, JOHNSON, Victor, OLSON, Stanley, SPOERRI, Charles, and THOMAS, Gary.

Piano accompanists were WELLS, Verna, and IVERSON, Marvel.

Other information about the production is included in the May 8, 1952, ANACORTES AMERICAN article in the WF 2537 file folder.
Date 1952, May 1 & 2
Photographer BRADY, Ferd
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Place - Anacortes, WA
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
People BRUCE, Barney
WELLS, William Virgil "Bill", Jr.
WHITNEY, David "Dave"
WRIGHT, Robert
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms MIKADO
Object Name Print, Photographic