Monday, February 29, 2016
It was done by a Company from Nashville somehow connected with the Grand Ol' Opry.
Whenever the Felds' arrived, Arnold Bramow would take great delight in informing all of us how bad it was.
A real morale booster.
Posted by Buckles at 2/29/2016 03:06:00 PM
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Then one day Rex calls me saying McKlusky had squared him away and would I be interested in the Polack job? and I said "You Bet!"
Almost immediately MacDonald calls, Damning Rex Williams To The Grave then after settling down he and my wife made a deal for me to take over.
Posted by Buckles at 2/28/2016 02:47:00 PM
By the time he brought me over they had grown so large that most of the drill had been eliminated.
The title of the act was a combination of the show owners names, Bessie Polack and Louis Stern.
Posted by Buckles at 2/28/2016 01:44:00 PM
Seems like there was a pot stewing on the stove constantly.
Posted by Buckles at 2/28/2016 04:14:00 AM
Saturday, February 27, 2016
So over the next few years I added two small elephants an Asian I named "Stella" and this African "Kenya".
At the time, I wasn't aware that any African elephants in America had ever performed in the ring,
My father always said, "Interesting to look at but what should be brains grows out into ears."
Posted by Buckles at 2/27/2016 05:54:00 AM