EACH PAGE IS A LARGE 16" x 11" (I have included some examples of the pages listed below). This is the ultimate CIRCUS booking Catalog. This comes from F M BARNES INC 1916 out of Chicago. EVERY PAGE HAS GLOSSY FINISH(Almost all have pictures of the acts) with GLOSSY GOLD BOARDER.
52 PAGES OF SOME OF THE MOST WELL KNOWN AND RARE ACTS OF 1916. EVERY PHOTO IN THIS CATALOG MAY BE A ONE OF A KIND THAT CANT BE FOUND AGAIN! FRONT CREST OF F M BARNES (BOTTOM READS FAIR DEPARTMENT SEASON 1916).
Page 1 The headquarters in Chicago. Page 2 20 years of success history. Page 3 Listing of some of the FAIRS AND EXPOSITIONS that they have appeared at (appeared at over 400). Page 4 THE BERLO SISTERS.Page 5 Corradini's Animals. Page 6 The Bogany Troupe. Page 7 Ballmann and his Great Band. Page 8 Dano's Lions and Leopards. Page 9 De'Carno (aerial artist). Page 10 Cora Youngblood Corson's all girl instrumentalists from the golden west.
Page 11 10 TOOZOONIN ARABS. Page 12 McGoods and Tates Comedy Acrobats. Page 13 The Wilhat Troupe : Cyclists.Page 14 Smiletta Sisters : Acrobats and contortions. Page 15 ISHIKAWA BROTHERS Japanese Artists Equilibrists. Page 16 Betts Mixed Animal Circus.
Page 17 JNAS TROUPE Ground somersaulting. Page 18 FLYING VALENTINOS TRAPEZE. Page 19 RUTH LAW QUEEN OF THE AIR. Page 20 THE BIMBOS (Charlie Chaplain Outdone) this is their claim.Page 21 SIEBERT SISTERS and Company HORSE RIDING STUNTS AND ACROBATS. Page 22 POWER'S ELEPHANTS with LEROY AND PAUL comedy tumblers. Page 23/24 WORLDS GERATEST SENSATION CARS PASSING IN AIR WITH LOOP DE LOOP. Page 26/27 Hankinson's Original AUTO POLO TEAMS they play polo in cars? Page 28 Six Flying Lamys Comedy acrobats.
Page 29 John Higgins world jumping champion. Page 30 Al Golem troupe and the Seven Bracks ground gymnists.Page 31 The AERIAL PATT'S Flying ring and double trapeze. Page 32 ROYAL OSAKI JAPANESE TRIO Pole and Perch balancing. Page 33 Six Cornallas Catapult Acrobats. Page 34 Nicholas Chefalo DEATH DEFYING LOOP DE LOOP. Page 35 Tasmanian Van Diemans HAZARD SKILL AND DARING ACROBATS. Page 36 The four Casters and the Florida TRoubadours. Page 37 Randow Trio European eccentric acrobats. Page 38 Shaw's European Comedy Circus with White Hope Thomas.
Page 40 THE KILTIES: CANADAS GREATEST Concert Band. Page 41 the JUNGLE MAN, KING OF APES. Page 41 CHICAGO GREAT WESTERN TRAIN ADVERTISEMENT. Page 42 FAMOUS MARCO TWINS.
Page 42 Chicago Milwaukee and St Paul RAILROAD ADD. Page 43 The Three DeLYONS AERIAL GYMNISTS. Page 44 Thearle Duffield HUGE FIREWORKS ADD.
Page 45 Major Fred A Bennett HIGH STILT DANCER. Page 45 KELL and RIANO MONKEY LAND NOVELTY HOUSE. Page 46 Wahlund Tekla Trio FEMALE HERCULES AND HEAD BALANCING. Page 47 Allen and Allen 3 round boxing exhibition.
Page 48 Burns, Brown and Burns Grotesque Comedy. Page 48 SANTA FE TRAIN ADVERTISEMENT. Page 49 KAWANA JAPS Comedy Barrel Kicking, Juggling, etc. Page 49 WABASH TRAIN ADVERTISEMENT.Page 50 ALDA AND ALDA Hay Rack Act AERIAL CRADLE. Page 51 Shows that all acts in catalog are under contract management of F M BARNES of CHICAGO(lists thaters). Page 52 HUGE ROCK ISLAND TRAIN ADVERTISEMENT. BACK F M BARNES ADVERTISEMENT 1104 NORTH AMERICAN BUILDING CHICAGO. This should most likely be in a CIRCUS MUSEUM or ARCHIVE.... This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Fairs, Parks & Architecture\Circus & Carnival\Programs & Posters". The seller is "cugjp1" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.