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Circus parades often became as large a sight as the performance itself; one Barnum and Bailey parade stretched for three miles.We’re All Carnies Now: Why We Can’t Quit the Circus|Anthony Paletta|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Acrobat death In 2004, Dessi Espana, a performer with Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey, fell 35 feet during a performance.Thrills and Too Many Spills: The Dangers of the Circus|Marina Watts|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Kirsch has just completed his three-minute audition for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's Clown College.The Most Depressing Show on Earth: Amongst the Clowns of Newark|Lizzie Crocker|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was an accomplished ski jumper, and for a time, he toured the country with the Barnum Bailey Circus.Olympians Dish on Their Favorite Spots to Ski & Snowboard|The Daily Beast|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And, like Barnum, he bestowed his own name onto his product.
These Japanese artificial mermaids have brought many a dollar into the pockets of Mr. Barnum and other showmen.
It shows how, by help of time, a story can grow—even after Barnum has had the first innings in the telling of it.Following the Equator, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Hales remained with Barnum for some years, in the course of which he visited most of the cities and towns in America.Norfolk Annals|Charles Mackie
After a while the capillary attraction ceased to draw, and Mr. Barnum thought of an admirable plan to revive it.Memoirs|Charles Godfrey Leland
Barnum then continued to describe Robert-Houdins greatness and his cleverness in the use of electricity.The Unmasking of Robert-Houdin|Harry Houdini