Friday, May 26, 2017

#6 Elephant Acts


5 comments:

cindy herriott wells said...

That's Phil and Francine Schat their son Joshua and Dondi the elephant

Chic Silber said...


Phil & Francine had done a

very strong cradle act as

well as the principals in

The Flying Apollos assembled

by Bobby Yerkes

Chic Silber said...


The Schachts were enrolled

in my Blue Cross group plan

Chic Silber said...


This is likely at Southwick

Zoo in Mendon Massachusetts

where Dondi died in 2010 at

the young age of 36

Roger Smith said...

Phil and Francine forever gave front-page credit to Mack MacDonald for training Dondi.