The Messenger Boy
by James T Tanner and Alfred Murray,
Lyrics by Adrian Ross and Percy Greenbank,
Music by Ivan Caryll and Lionel Monckton,
The Messenger Boy is a musical comedy in 2 Acts. The story follows a messenger boy who is given the task of delivering a letter from London to Egypt. The letter was meant to prevent the Noble Lord daughter's marriage to her penniless lover however the wrong inclosure was placed in the letter. The chase is then on to stop the messenger boy before he reaches Egypt and delivers the letter.