Sunday, November 22, 2009

Trilby & Tessie

Trilby & Tessie, originally uploaded by bucklesw1.

1906-32 Sells-Floto Circus
1933-38 Al G. Barnes Circus
1939-42 Ringling-Barnum Circus
(Died Aug.1942 in the Cleveland menagerie fire)

1927 Imported by Wm. P. Hall from Rhue Bros. (Original name "Pansy".
1928-29 August Busch Estate- St. Louis, Mo. (Name changed to "Tessie")
1930-32 Sells-Floto Circus
1933-38 Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus
1939 Baldwiin Park Qtrs. in California.
1939-40 Ringling-Barnum Circus
(Died in the bull car in 1940 enroute from Texarkana to Little Rock)



Adaline said...

Great post, Buckles. These are the facts that would be lost in time if it were not for your documentation.