And, like Barnum, he bestowed his own name onto his product.
Acrobat death In 2004, Dessi Espana, a performer with Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey, fell 35 feet during a performance.
Ironically, next up at Staples Center is the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
Circus parades often became as large a sight as the performance itself; one Barnum and Bailey parade stretched for three miles.
Kirsch has just completed his three-minute audition for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's Clown College.
Thus the news went abroad that poor Barnum was hunted and troubled on every side with these clock notes.
One party thought I was Mr. Barnum, and treated me with profound respect.
It seems he was at one time connected with Barnum's circus, and prepared performers for the arena.
But I did not invest my inventiveness wisely; I should have shared the idea with Barnum.
“Or New York either,” said Mr. Barnum, who had been an interested listener.