Sparks Downie 10-21-1938

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Sparks Downie 10-21-1938 - j Will Be With Big Circus Saturday J Miss...
j Will Be With Big Circus Saturday J Miss Marion Shufforcl to Give Two Performances Here Miss Mnrion Shufford. worlds most I reckless and fearless equestrienne will present her S10,000 equine beauty "Amber King" in two performances on Saturday, October 22 when the big Downie Brothers Circus invades Hope, for the only large circus coming this year. Miss Shufford, will be seen in a thrilling ride through flaming barriers upon the back of a galloping reinless i less horse. Other riders will also be seen in various styles of equestrianism —with menage numbers, high jumping and rough riding by Ecnor Carlos Carreon and his company of cabrillos in a thrilling wild west exhibition, with champion ropers, riders and real plainsmen. A troupe of Hollywood riderettes, three groups of "liberty horses," fast, running and gaited horses will ex- j empify the finest performance ever | before witnessed in this city for such : moderate admission prices, including j the equine displays which compare • only to the leading horse shows. The . big show transports over 100 head of r beautiful stock, mtny of which are'. blue ribbon winners and all Kentucky j thoroughbreds. The performances are ' scheduled at 2 and S p. m. rain or j shine. The showgrounds will be situated on Pond street. A gorgeous array of animals, costly trappings, wardrobes and over 500 people will take part in the elaborate "Parade of Gold" which is the pageant selectly this season proceeding "the circus proper, this will be seen in, all its. resistless conqueroring glory in tribute to Amer- ! ica's circus king, Charles Sparks \yho owns and manages the big circus- and i will.atcp'mpany the giant of ithe, tented *<Jrld"in Hope, for one day.'' ' •'. — .'',.> •

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  1. Hope Star,
  2. 21 Oct 1938, Fri,
  3. Page 2

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