Derenda and Green at Newcastle Empire
The Newcastle Weekly Journal and Courant described the “amusing and clever juggling act of Derenda and Green” on 31 July 1909:
It’s not a fascinating article by any means – but after a bit of searching I realised that just 6 months later these two young performers would be tragically dead. This site about the wreck of the General Chanzy as she sailed from Marseille to Algiers on 10 February 1910 tells the story in Spanish – click here to read the google translation. 139 out of the 140 passengers and crew were killed when she sank, including eleven performers who were travelling to perform at Algiers casino; the others are listed in the third column of this page from New York’s Sun newspaper from 13 February 1910.
Edit: Thanks to The Void for the correction to the Mr Green link