Sunday, May 20, 2007

From Hal Guyon #2

wom-89, originally uploaded by bucklesw1.

"Jap" was only with World of Mirth for one season 1941 and she was well known to fight other elephants. This probably explains why she and "Teddy" are so separated in this picture.

JAP (Japino)
1903-18 Barnum & Bailey Circus
1919-22 Ringling-Barnum Circus
1922-25 Wm. P. Hall Animal Farm
1926-33 Newton Family (Orange Bros., Moon Bros., WLM, etc.)
1934-40 Tom Gorman (Gorman Bros., WPA Circus, etc.)
1941 World of Mirth Shows
1942-43 Terrell Jacobs
1943-48 Dailey Bros. Circus (Died in Springfield, Ohio in 1948)