A word to all performance going knitters

‘Please silence your needles’.

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I’m not sure what amuses me more, the fact that people took their knitting on musical outings or that a notice was written about the disruption this caused.
Extract taken from a 1915 concert program.
http://archives.nyphil.org/index.php/artifact/6a842918-af1c-4563-aaab-e82cb8d22d18/fullview#page/30/mode/2up

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3 thoughts on “A word to all performance going knitters

  1. Haha! If they felt the need to write a notice, there must have been at least dozens of knitters there 🙂
    I certainly prefer people knitting rather then sleeping during the musical performances 🙂

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