Caricature by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) of Morey Amsterdam as featured host of the 12th annual `Elliot Murphy`s Aqua Show` at the Flushing Meadow Ampitheatre, on Long Island. This edition of the spectacular water-themed musical review commenced June 19, 1956 and featured tumblers `Wells and the Four Fays`, plus the Forseitz-Mendes troupe of wire walkers. Show also featured (not shown) diving champions Whitey Hart & Ruth Lund, and aquatic comedian Lou Varronne. For the New York World-Telegram and Sun, clipping included.
On 13.50" x 20.00" illustration board with the image measuring to 9.00" x 13.25." Minor soiling.