Circus Photos and Illustrations - Shows Page Five
Photographs and illustrations from early Bandwagon issues and other sources. An ongoing project . . .
Most of the photographs are thought to be from the 1928 show, though not all listed a date. Information on some of the people came from the 1928 Hagenbeck-Wallace program. All photographs courtesy of Gregg K. Schrader, Belva V. Schrader collection.
Orrin Davenport and Dorothy.
Lulu Davenport. She was featured as a rider in the 1928 Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus.
Charlie Rooney, stable boss, and Indian baby. Charlie Rooney, "The Gentleman on Horseback," has charge of all the horses with Hagenbeck-Wallace, 1928, and knows how to get the wagons off and on the show grounds.
Irene Allen. Irene performed as Sayda, Empress of Formosa, in the 1928 Hagenbeck-Wallace spectacle, "Geisha."
Gene Parquette, Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus detective and unknown performer.