Monday, September 25, 2017

Sunday, September 24, 2017

#13 Clyde Beatty

I can remember this! I would have been 6 or 7 years old.
The Circus Model Builders had set up a display right behind our Sleeper, a big event in my little world.

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#17 Clyde Beatty


Detroit Shrine Circus.

#18 Clyde Beatty


Saturday, September 23, 2017

Test

Test post - kicking the tires

Friday, September 22, 2017

#12 Family Pix

"Men Of Troy" Hot Springs High School 1953.
Marion Matthews, Duane Bowman, Bill Woodcock and Shannon Montgomery.

#13 Family Pix

Kelly-Miller Winter Quarters with my two best friends Jimmy Rossi and  Duane who was on his way to Sunny California!

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#15 Family Pix

.....three more people out standing in their Field!

#16 Family Pix

.....it would appear me and Rick are kneeling in Prayer before the Kick Off!

#17 Family Pix


#18 Circus Pix



Thursday, September 21, 2017

Just came across this!

I think I know who it is but his identity remains safe with me!

#1 Animal Farms


#2 Animal Farms


#3 Animal Farms

.....make a good Political Plug!

#4 Animal Farms

I would assume this is the Benson Brass!

#5 Animal Farms

George Emerson with the MGM elephants "Happy", "Sally" and "Queen".

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#7 Animal Farms

Josephine and Slivers Madison with the former Tom Packs elephants at 1000 Oaks.
.....my father always referred to them as the "Fred & Ginger" of the Elephant World!

#8 Animal Farms

This is Oliver Davies.
.....Logan told me that he and Davies worked the two end ring elephant acts on the Ringling Show in the late 1940's.

#9 Animal Farms

"Emma", Wally Ross and his wife! (I hope!)

#10 Animal Farms

Jimmy Reynolds and "Emma".

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#12 Animal Farms

Why didn't I think of this?
......a lot easier to load and unload!

#13 Animal Farms

.....not sure what this is!

#14 Animal Farms

Smokey did it the easy way.

#15 Animal Farms

Gary Jacobson enjoyed chatting with the customers!

#16 Animal Farms

This pretty much sums it up!

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

#1 Clowns!

.....reminds me of a Sid Kellner statement....."Get out there and do something funny!"

#2 Clowns!


#3 Clowns!


#4 Clowns!


#5 Clowns!


#6 Clowns!


#7 Clowns!


#8 Clowns!