Saturday, August 29, 2015

Klausen's Bears #7


Wade G. Burck said...

Boo Boo's neck ruffle later became an oversized neck tie. When folks run into famed James C. Hall, ask him about Boo Boo's neck tie. Years later when the act was retired we awarded people with the honor of wearing Boo Boo's tie for the day if they were "downed and browned" by on of the animals. Our version of locked in stocks and humiliated in the public square. Cabin fever was a very real possibility snowed in an animal compound in the early day's of Richmond, Illinois.

Wade Burck