Sparks Article 5-7-1927
SPARKS CIRCUS TO GIVE BIG PARADE Sparks Cfrctis, coming to Lebanon next Tuesday afternoon and night. Will be the only big show to give a parade here thtg season. Tho routo, i jus outlined today by Chief of Police Sealer, will be aa follows: Leaving the Reading railroad lot at Front and Weldnian streets, the procession will proceed north on Front to Lehman, West on Lehman to Ninth, south oh Ninth to Cumberland, east oh Cumberland to Fourth, north on Fourth to Weldman and east on Weldihan to tho show grounds. All other Class A shows have abandoned tho street parade, but the Sparks Circus still retains this fea- , tyre, much to tho delight of the millions of Ha patrons .throughout tho | United States and Canada. Mr. , Charles sparks, manager of this I famous show, has received many ex- ipressSond of appreciation of his decision not to depart frOta the time- honored custom of giving a street parade, his position receiving the unqualified approval of the merchants in tlie towns in which he e*hlbits, a well as tho city officials, the latte holding that the parade Is one of th people's rights, while the' retailor believe that whatever brings th country people to tho city Is certain!; an advantage to the tradespeople o the itown. Sparks Circus parade this season is the most elaborate in Its history ftnctall dons of wild animals are wid open to tho view of tho public.