Tuesday, October 02, 2012

Barnum Nellie (From Buckles)

This is about all I can add to the subject. "Barnum Nellie" would have been included in this 1917 Barnum & Bailey picture taken in 1917 at Chicago. The tuskers were "Mighty" and the positively astounding "Pilate".

Barnum Nellie
1884-87 Barnum & London Circus
1888-18 Barnum & Bailey Circus (Toured 1898-02 in Europe)
1919-24 Ringling-Barnum Circus
1924-41 Houston, Texas Zoo
(Died in 1941)

"I will echo my Dad's words, "This is not the law as handed down by God unto Moses!"