Sparks Downie 8-8-1933

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Sparks Downie 8-8-1933 - CIRCUS m HAVEPARADE Downie Bros. Circus Will...
CIRCUS m HAVEPARADE Downie Bros. Circus Will Arrive Arrive In Hagerstown Tomorrow Tomorrow will not only be circus day in Hagerstown but, it will mark the return of the old t ime circus street parade in connection with the appearance of a big circus. For the first time in many years the street parade was brought back to the circus and it remained for a veteran of the Charles Sparks, caliber caliber to realize the importance of the spectacle to the circus lovers... The Downie Bros. Circus street parade of 1933 which will be the noon-day a ttraction when the big show comes here is-said to be one of the most colorful pagents in circus, history. history. • Over a mile in length and radiating radiating with all the color and splendor splendor that so endeared this part of circus day in the minds of America with its long line of open dens of wild beasts, its lofty gilded tableaux tableaux wagons with their rumbling red wheels,, with the floats of all nations laden with bespangled stars of the circus from all parts of the world, with its clowns and their clown band mimicing the familiar tunes of the circus bands, with the elephants, the camels, the zebras, the horses gaudily plumed and mounted-with pretty equestriennes bedecked in the latest of circus finery, with the pretty prancing ponies and the omnipresent steam calliops bringing up the rear and with the novelty and .balloon vendors vendors shouting their wares on all sides it looks as though it is in'for a real old time circus day with all the trimmings. With the circus cast made up of such stars as Jack Hoxie, cowboy film hero, who appears in person, the Hanneford family of riders, Clara, Condona,. aerialists, Marnon Shuford, equestrinne and hundreds of others. The Sparks presentation presentation under the Downie Bros, banner bids fair to uphold the half century century reputation. WITH DOWNIE BROS. SHOW Miss Violette Hauser, pretty aeriajist pictured above Is one o£ the featured performers to be seen here with the big Sparks managed Downie Bros, circus when the show comes here Wednesday, August 9. for matinee and night performances on the Willow Lane grounds. The street parade which is over a mile in length and radiating with the color and splendor of the memorial circus pageants of the past century, will leave the circus grounds at 11.30 a. m. the of | ! 26 ANN HARDING AT MARYLAND "Double Harness" Features Features Splendid Supporting Supporting Cast. Ann Harding's charm and finesce Gasoline Code Is Explained The tentative code for the .gasoline .gasoline and oil industry as presented recently in Washington and some of the provisions of the code which likely will be presented at the nex hearing were explained last night

Clipped from The Daily Mail08 Aug 1933, TuePage 3

The Daily Mail (Hagerstown, Maryland)08 Aug 1933, TuePage 3
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