Friday, January 19, 2018

#1 Cole Bros. Circus!


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.....for some reason I thought I was too tall to be included the picture!
How time has flown, I'll be 83 next Month!

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Looks like the Menagerie top!

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#8 Cole Bros.

Show's Owner Zack Terrell!

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Paul and Ruth Nelson!

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#15 Cole Bros.!

Aerial Ballet!
.....snidely referred to as the "Chamber Maids Frolic!"

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My Mother in Spec Wardrobe!
..... despite the Latin America theme Mother Goose float was included.

#17 Cole Bros.

Looks like a High and Low Wire Display!
.....Banner Man had a good day!

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Washington & Hill lot in L.A.!
So many people they could't laugh Ho! Ho! Ho! they had to laugh.....
Obviously a Harry Quillen photo!

Thursday, January 18, 2018

#1 Exotics!


#2 Exotics!

.....don't say a word Chic!

#3 Exotics!

Anna May Wong!
My Father named an elephant after her!

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#6 Exotics!

As Jimmy Durante would say......What Elephant?

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#9 Exotics!

As Jimmy Reynolds would say!.....Style You Sweet Thing!"

#10 Exotics!

Theda Bara.....an Anagram for "Arab Death!".

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#13 Exotics!

.....a little more conservative!

Extra!


#1 Family Pix!

.....could it be possible a half Century has flown by?

#2 Family Pix!

A Paris Wedding! (Texas), taken in the Minister's Living room!
Wanda Moore, the Bride and Groom, my Mother, Shirley and Charlie Rex!
.....and instructions from my Father, "Be home in time for Elephant Practice!"

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#4 Family Pix!

.....I think this was the Detroit Shrine Date!

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#9 Family Pix!

Shannon was always into something!

#10 Family Pix!


#1 Mexico!


#2 Mexico!

.....with the newest addition!

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#7 Mexico!

Victor Gaona at left was so impressed with the act he contacted the Felds and on a miserable, rainy day we had surprise visitors who almost got crowded out of the picture.
Years later I was told, "The weather and roads were so bad we had trouble finding the lot so I felt obligated to Propose!

#8 Mexico!

My wife had a Secret Admirer who had these flowers delivered regularly.....
.....never found out who it was.....might have had to challenge him to a duel!

Wednesday, January 17, 2018