General Circus and Variety Scrapbook 7

Scope and Content

Scrapbook labelled CIRCUSIANA on front cover and features ticket stubs pasted onto the inside front and back covers. Also features:

  • Playbill for Bertram Mills Circus 1947-48 season
  • Various articles on the Mills Brothers from The Sphere periodical, 1947
  • Advertisement for the Ringling Brothers Circus show in Madison Square Gardens 1948, from the New York Post
  • Article entitled 'In the Circus World' written by Cyril B. Mills, 1946
  • Article entitled 'The Circus in 1947' written by Cyril B. Mills, 1947
  • Royal Variety Show images and ads for 1945-48
  • Various international ads and features, some in French
  • A 'Week in the Life' feature on Cyril B. Mills, 1949
  • Various notices signed by Cyril B. Mills including timetable notices and programmes, 1947-48
  • Various programme notices signed by Bernard M. Mills, 1939-1948
  • Various notices signed by others including general manager and ringmaster, 1939
  • Various unsigned notices, 1948