The Banner Line The String Show Ten-in-One Sideshow At the Circus in Black and White
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These circus banners, when strung in a row to attract customers, were known in the trade as a Banner Line or The String Show. "Ten in One" refers to the usual number of acts. The Lincoln Brothers, who apparently had only eight acts...lasted only a few months.
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Anonymous Photo Snapshot 1921 Collection Jim Linderman