1938 – Circus Performance in Janesville

On this date the Barnes-Sells Floto Circus, with acts from the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, such as Frank “Bring ‘Em Back Alive” Buck and his Caravan of Recently Captured Beasts from Distant Wilds and Gargantua the Great, “Largest and Most Ferocious Gorilla Ever Seen on this Continent,” played in Janesville. This is just one of many that called Wisconsin home or visited Wisconsin cities. [Source: ]