Thursday, December 21, 2006

Beatty Show in the mud 1989 #1 (From Josip Marcan)



Mr. Marcan is not only a great cat trainer but a good photographer as well.
This set taken in Southington, CT. June 9, 1989. Posted by Picasa

3 comments:

James said...

Speaking of elephants, can anyone tell me what happened to the adele nelson elephants Myrtle and Jennie. I know what happened to Tillie. I know all 3 were on Dailey Bros circus. Myrtle may have stayed on the show as she was still with Ben in 1964, but after that I don't know what happened to her.

Buckles said...

MYRTLE
1928-41 Adele Nelson Elephant Act
1942-50 Daliey Bros. Circus
1951 Campa Bros. Circus
1952 Wallace Bros. Circus
1953 Diano Bros. Circus
1954 Davemport Quarters
1955-60 So. America (leased)
1961-63 Davenport Shopping Center Show
1964 Cristiani-Wallace Circus
1965 Pete Cristiani Quarters
1966 Von Bros.- Cristiani Circus
1967-68 Pete Cristiani Quarters
1969-74 Hoxie Bros. Circus
1975-80 Hoxie Bros. #2 Unit
1981-83 Guthrie Shows (Died in 1983)

Buckles said...

JENNY
1928-41 Adele Nelson Elephant Act
1942-49 Dailey Bros. Circus
1950 Plunkett's Rep Show
1951 Campa Bros. Circus
1952 Wallace Bros. Circus
1953 Diano Bros. Circus
1954 Davenport Quarters
1955 Sold to So. America
(Final disposition unknown)