TALES OF AUSTRALIAN TRAVELLING CIRCUS AND SHOW PEOPLE 2.

TalesOfAustralianTravellingPeople2[Book: Crystal Burke-Horton – 2013 – 15x21cm – 96 Pages – Few B&W photos]. Stories of Australia’s showmen and circus people. In their own words, each person describes in vivid detail the trials, tribulations and triumphs of a life well travelled, compiled by Crystal Burke-Horton. Chapter Points: “Preface” (by Crystal Burke-Horton); “On The Road Again” (by Mervyn Ashton); “A Short Subjective History Of The Early Days Of The Flying Fruit Fly Circus 1979-1982” (by Pixi Robertson); “Days With Wirths” (by Billy Vaughn); “Home Was A Parcels Van” (by Edith Reville); “Growing Up As A Show Kid, And The Stories From My Childhood” (by Jackson Miller); “Big Chief Little Wolf – The Legacy Of A Great Mat-Man” (by Barry York). ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair / Good.