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Written on Back: Season 1925 The Flying Melzers. World's Premiere Aerialists (Worlds's Premier Aerialists) So named by "John G. Robinson. John Robinson Circus, son of John Robinson. Park Nantucket Beach - Dave Stone owner - 6 months there. Spent $75,000 on advertisement. Borden Covered - Sheet Cars boats Famous Fire work show - India - featured. Brockton Mass - Fair . Featured Philadelphia, Penn. 2 weeks - Fine Work spectacular Last days of Pomeroy. Featured Winter of 1925 - Spring 1926 John Robinson featured with John Robinson indoor Circus. John Agee Director - Jack Joyce, Sr. Picture taken in Philadelphia for Robinson Circus. Featured Buster Melzer 16 years old - Triple somersault to catch (also Hawk triple), Father John Melzer. Double cutaway with straight double back to trapeze from catcher Paul Garee from back hand catch. Double & one half to feet Blind Fold. finished with four somersaults to net - Featured Ray Melzer Original Trapeze Clown. 2 - to R. - Jess Deadlier Flyer - originated one & a half with upside down Pirouette only Flyer to do it. Paul Garee catcher. Father John Melzer - owner & catcher Mother Jane - Flyer (Buster Flyer) Happy Krueger - Flyer Dressed a girl Ray, my dear brother Original Flying Trapeze Clown Provider of aerial mirth. Stop the show every performance.
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