n.1.In India, a running footman; a messenger.
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The local English press championed most productions: regular reviews and notices appeared in the Bengal Gazette, Bengal Hurkaru, Bengal Courier, Asiatic Journal, and Calcutta Gazette.
In 1848 the Bengal Hurkaru and India Gazette announced "the long looked for debut of a native amateur in the character of Othello," when Baishnav Charan Adhya played opposite the English Desdemona of Mrs.
49)"Sans Souci Theatre," The Bengal Hurkaru and India Gazette, 12 August 1848: 171; Calcutta Star, 20 August 1848.