Tom Mix and Bill Caress

| June 16, 2017

After Bill Caress left the 101,  his acting career started. Bill is in the center pointing at the pocket watch that Tom Mix is holding.

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Tom Mix

| July 23, 2012

Back yard photo of Tom Mix. The man next to him is unknown to me. Photo taken on the Sells Floto circus. The period is 1929-1931.

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Tom Mix & Friend

| July 23, 2012

Tom Mix sets with his friend Fred Legett Selle Floto circus. I think this was the season of 1930? The original photo is from the Gordon Jones collection. The negative of this photo is in the collection of Joe S. Rettinger. So it is written on the back of this photo that is now part […]

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Tom Mix Poster 1938

| March 21, 2012

This poster was nailed to a barn door. Of course the poster was removed and now in a collection.

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The Clark Family

| March 21, 2012

The Clark family were on the Tom Mix Circus in 1936. They were jugglers and also did an aerial act of some sort. Comment by Randy Runyon.

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Tom Mix

| December 29, 2011

A Movie actor, circus performer and owner.

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Tom Mix Circus Cowboy

| June 30, 2010

Special cowboy movie stars such as Tom Mix often appeared with many of our great circuses and would spend several weeks on the road with them until it came time to shoot another western. Tom was one of many along with Tim McCoy. Ken Maynard, Duncan Reynaldo …. to name a few that were featured […]

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Tom Mix..This says it all

| January 12, 2010

This is a rare photo. This is a billboard advertising the  circus. Bill boards were not too common in those days and much smaller, nothing like the ones of today. This photo was taken along a country road somewhere near the town in which the circus played.  Date of photo Sept 1931.

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Tom Mix

| January 11, 2010

This portrait photo was given to the press for the Tom Mix ads for the Sells Floto Circus 1931.

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Tom Mix on Sells Floto Circus

| January 5, 2010

This photo of  Tom Mix taking it easy between shows was shot in 1931. Later he took out his own Circus. See the comment below.  There is another comment By Dick Smith.

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