THIS BLOG IS DEDICATED TO MY TWIN BROTHER, BILL DYKES (1943-1995). WE WERE NOT ONLY BROTHERS BUT PARTNERS IN BUSINESS AND BEST FRIENDS! AND TO ALL THE "BUTCHERS" THAT HAVE PASSED ON TO THE BIG LOT IN THE SKY!

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Sunday, May 15, 2011

AUSTRAILIAN CIRCUS STARS, PART 3

Four generations of the St Leon Circus Family in the 1898 photograph.



Australian born Wirth Brothers in this 1889 photograph. From left to right are: Philip, Harry, John and George.



Little Mary Sole.



Harry Mawdesley, Matthew St Leon and James Morgan in this photograph from the book.





1925 poster of Con Colleano.



1912 New York studio portrait of May Wirth.

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