Fred Shannon Smith Orchestra

Posted By on November 19, 2016

                                                       Fred Shannon Smith Orchestra.

This Orchestra was one of the highlights of Lakemont Prak. As I walked though the park on my usual rounds, I noticed that something was missing. The promotions brought families, kids and teenagers but there were no seniors. That is when I pondered what would work to want them to visit Lakemont as they did years before. By sheer luck I found Fred Shannon Smith. I hired him and advertised his orchestra promotion as “The Answer to your Memories”. He played two days in the Casino to a packed house. I learned a great lesson by what I had done. You cannot entertain just one segment of a town’s population, it has to be all of them. The seniors were a part of Lakemont Park.  


About the author

My name is Ivan M. Henry and I am the 4th generation of a circus/show business dynasty. I hope you enjoy the blog.


One Response to “Fred Shannon Smith Orchestra”

  1. Laura says:

    Outstanding Circus poster auction on KIOBUY, with very rares pieces. Have a look to it before it closes next Monday ?

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