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August 4, 2021
From the Ipswich Tribune
June 7, 1928 edition
CIRCUS ATTRACTS MANY
Tuesday-Circus day, the children were up bright and early. This was a big day for them. Zellmar Bros. Circus was in town.
By noon a large crowd had gathered for the afternoon performance which consisted of an animal show, various side show and the main show attractions. The clowns, ponies, trapeze performers and tight rope walkers entertained and many other feature acts were done.
Ruth, the trained elephant, had a big share in the show. Playing the mouth organ and dancing were special tricks done.
The opening scene of the...