Gable At Jungleland

Posted By on May 12, 2012

Clark Gabel Gable At JunglelandThis photo of Clark Gable was shot in 1946′s? He indeed loved animals and was a circus fan. I have a photo of him visiting the Gil Gray circus.

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Ada Smieya

Posted By on May 12, 2012

Ada Smieya 1966 Jungleland1 1024x781 Ada SmieyaThis photo of Ada was taken in 1966 at the main Jungleland stage arena. Ada was also at Jungleland during it’s auction of Oct, 1969.

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Jungleland’s Tamba

Posted By on May 12, 2012

Tamba Junglelands TambaTamba was a true movie star chimp. She worked with Johnny Wiesmuller in numerous movies.

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Chucko At Jungleland

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Chuckko during a show Chucko At JunglelandChucko was a regular at Jungleland. Here he is on his greeting stage. Just behind him is the clown birthday house. Countless children had their birthday photo taken with him. It became a tradition at Jungleland to visit with Chucko.

                                           He was the “Birthday Clown”

Nice comment Janice.

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Mabel Stark

Posted By on May 12, 2012

Mabel Stark Mabel StarkThis Photo was taken during one of her a performance at Jungleland. Mabel did two shows a day every day except Mondays. I think she may have been the oldest working trainer in the business. Photo shot in 1967.

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Jungleland Visitor

Posted By on May 12, 2012

Pat Craig Jungleland VisitorThis young lady is Pat Craig.

Thanks Randy for your comment.

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Jungleland Hippo

Posted By on May 12, 2012

Jungleland Hippo Jungleland HippoI remember this Hippo well, she was mean and hard to work with. She destroyed every area that we put her in for exhibition. If she had the chance she would nail you.

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Jungleland

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Black Panther JunglelandThis cat was one of the best that Jungleland had for movie work. Not tame but very easy to work with. Her name was Sheba and was a Jaguar

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Jungleland

Posted By on May 12, 2012

Auction 1024x646 JunglelandAnother auction ad.

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Goebel’s Lion Farm

Posted By on May 9, 2012

Louie Gobels Lion Farm in the 1930s Goebels Lion FarmThis photo was taken in the very early 1930′s. Goebel started the lion farm in 1926. It closed in 1969.

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