Unknown Name

| July 14, 2014

  I need some help on the name of this wagon show. It may be Henry Bros?

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The Car Sales Promotion

| July 14, 2014

  In 1978 we were on the road with Space Age Amusement. Our show was on the back end of the midway where we did three to four performances a day. Each show lasted about 30 minutes, sometimes more. I had six acts plus clowns and other performers so we would alternate the acts. This […]

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A Circus With A Carnival

| July 14, 2014

  There are those that say that Carnivals and Circuses don’t mix. This attitude was in the older years. We in the business know why, there is no need to explain. Things started to change in 1950′s to this day. You may find a circus or performers at a Fair or Carnival midways.  Some of […]

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Henry Bros Circus Postage Stamp

| July 14, 2014

  These are actual postage stamps that I use only when I write to my circus friends or if someone wishes to collect one or two. I enjoy the comments I get when a friend sees the stamp on the envelope post mark. The main reason why I did postage stamp was to honor my […]

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Henry Bros Circus pg 1

| July 14, 2014

  FFirst off I want to thank John Palacsek for sending me numerous letters from my grandfather and Author and Marie Henry. Somewhere, somehow John found them and has shared them with me. This letter with the route could have been written by J.E. Henry or Marie Henry or perhaps my grandmother Mable Henry.

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Henry Bros Circus pg 2

| July 14, 2014

 

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Henry Bros Circus pg 3

| July 14, 2014

 

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J.E.Henry Circus Band

| May 10, 2014

This photo was taken in 1910. Now here is what I call a wonderful find…..the names of two of the band members. Top middle Oscar Walton and in the lower middle is Ed Walton. These two are the brothers of Fred Walton, the grandfather of Roger Walton. I was told by Roger that his great […]

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Uncle Arthur & Aunt Marie 1

| May 10, 2014

I want to thank John Polacsek for sending me these memorable letters. John is a great circus fan and has in the past sent other important photos and information concerning my family. God bless those circus fans, without them there would not be much circus history.

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Uncle Arthur Page 2

| May 10, 2014

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