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01/2005, Volume 78, Issue 1
...Lane Talburt© Part 1 of 2-part seriesOut with its aging ''Viva Espana'' spec, in with a new patriotic-theme parade.Out with the last of the performing... 
Magazine Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 11/2004, Volume 77, Issue 6, pp. 50 - 51
King Charles Weathersby, a trumpet player known for being the first African-American musican to lead a circus band under the big top, is profiled. Weathersby... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 09/2004, Volume 77, Issue 5, pp. 11 - 13
...Lane Talburt    ''Ladies and Gentlemen...''To the 3,000 Shrine circus fans attending an early June evening performance in Jerseyville, Illinois, these words... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2004, Volume 77, Issue 3, pp. 16 - 16
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus' Hometown Edition will visit Poplar Bluff, Missouri, in April 2004. It is strictly an arena show and travels... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2003, Volume 76, Issue 3, pp. 32 - 33
Dave Hale raises and trains camels for circuses, rides, and petting zoos on his 5-H Ranch in Missouri. He has had more than 35 years experience with the... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 01/2003, Volume 76, Issue 1, pp. 20 - 21
...Lane Talburt[trade ] To Tino Wallenda, walking the high wire is a demonstration of faith as well as strength and precision.He has taken countless opportunities... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 11/2002, Volume 75, Issue 6, pp. 20 - 21
... Circus Fans Association of America. culpepper & merriweather owner, trey key on the midway prior to the evening show in delevan, wi. lane talburt photo.After... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 09/2002, Volume 75, Issue 5, pp. 40 - 41
Nino the Clown, also known as Giovanni Zoppe, is a "consummate laugh-getter" as an old-world European style clown. He is a seventh generation member of the... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2002, Volume 75, Issue 3, pp. 23 - 23
...Lane Talburt® Mr. and Mrs. Jose Torres and Mr. and Mrs. Ron Dykes take their children to the circus almost every day. The same circus as a matter of fact... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2002, Volume 75, Issue 3, pp. 34 - 35
Profiles Bob's Place, a restaurant with a circus theme, in Sarasota, Florida, and it's owner and founder Bob Horne. Highlights how Horne obtained the building... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2002, Volume 75, Issue 3, pp. 22 - 22
...Lane Talburt® Why did Ray MacMahon name his show the Royal American Circus? Here's a hint: MacMahan grew up in a carnival background.As a young man, his dream... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 03/2002, Volume 75, Issue 2, pp. 26 - 27
...Lane Talburt© Circus programs abound with the names of performers who have called themselves ''professor.'' LeBrone C. Harris is among the very few... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 07/2001, Volume 74, Issue 4, pp. 21 - 25
Profiles Josephine Silverlake, a circus owner, manager and performer, who spent her life in the circus industry. Gives background information, highlighting her... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2001, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp. 17 - 20
Profiles the Hamid Circus Royale, which began in 1941 at the Arab Temple's Shrine Circus in Topeka, Kansas. Chronicles the changes to the circus in the past 60... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2001, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp. 34 - 35
...Lane Talburt © Copyright 2001 Circus Fans Association of America. stephanie darron left, annette darr olson on right.Now appearing together for the first time... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2001, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp. 58 - 58
Discusses the role of Dr. Lloyd Hill ("Doc Sprock") in leading the annual opening march for the Peru, Indiana, Amateur Circus. Looks at Hill's real career as a... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2001, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp. 30 - 33
Reports that the Kelly-Miller Circus appeared in Mountain Home, Arkansas, for five performances in mid-April 2001. Discusses the various acts presented by the... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2001, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp. 20 - 21
...A Lane Talburt Interview with Arab Temple Potentate, Paul MeierhenryChalk up the 2001 edition of the Arab Temple's Shrine Circus as an unqualified success... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 05/2001, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp. 22 - 23
Features Frank and Dieter Galambos, a father and son team of circus performers. Chronicles their careers, noting that Frank was very happy that his son Dieter... 
Trade Publication Article
The White Tops, ISSN 0043-499X, 03/2001, Volume 74, Issue 2, pp. 14 - 20
Profiles James and Christine Plunkett and their extensive family. Notes that almost all of the family members are involved in the circus life. Provides... 
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