Parker Watts Circus

| May 12, 2013

I just found this photo. My grandfather J.E. Henry shot it just before he papered over it. This was standard practice with circuses, but J.E. made an art out of it. Very often shows would day and date each other e.g.  whoever had the most paper and the better location got the crowd. J.E. bought many of […]


Parker & Watts Circus

| June 4, 2012

A few days ago this photo along with this article were given to me. To my surprise I saw Delbert ‘PaPa’ Graham’s photo, sitting with his chimp Andy Calino. I looked for Anna Marie” Ma Ma” Graham in this photo who was an aerialist at that time. On the far right, third row in white […]