Roger Smith #1

Posted By on February 24, 2015

Roger Smith 1968This photo of Roger was taken in 1968 at Jungleand, Thousand Oaks, Calif. Thanks Roger for sending me your personal  letters and circus programs. I am sure the circus bloggers will enjoy them. This photo was taken after his cat act.

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James Bros Circus 1968 #2

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James Bros CircusJames Bros was the first show that Sid Kellner owned. Later the name was changed to George Matthew’s Great London Circus. After his sons George and Matthew.

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Letter From Sid to Roger #3

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R S letter

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Jungleland #4

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Rogers Leter

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James Bros Circus 1969 #5

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SCAN1770When I look at these old programs and letters the memories flood back and most certainly the friends that I worked with. Many of those dear ones are longer with us. Oh how I miss the old days!

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James Bros Route Card 1969 #6

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James Bros Route card

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James Bros Circus 1969 Winter Tour #7

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Jan 1969routeRoger Smith wrote a note on the right side. Your note brings back memories of Smokey Jones.  I bought a whip from him while he was visiting the show. Smokey was one of a kind and one fine elephant trainer.

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The Saxons #8

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The SaxonsThis man and wife team were outstanding performers and the nicest couple that you would ever want to meet.  I have not seen them in years. I trust they are doing well.

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James Bros Circus 1971 #9 ok

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Letter to RogerRoger takes his cat act out with James Bros 1971.

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Roger Smith… New Season #10

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Charlie Germaine

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