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Billy Smart's Circus


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Direct from Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, at the start of the tenting season.
The excerpt includes: The Baby Elephants' First Bow with Birma and Billy Smart Jnr, Karin and Ria, Danish Aerialists; Hungarian Risley, Springboard Spectacular with The Six Biros; Charles Illeneb with his Lions, and Derrico Junior, Wire-walker extraordinaire
Circus Ringmaster, Chris Christian
Guest Ringmaster, Jon Pertwee
See panel at foot of page


Performer: Billy Smart, Jnr.
Aerialists: Karin and Ria
Springboarders: The Six Biros
Trainer: Charles Illeneb
Wire-walker: Derrico Junior
Musical Director: Bernard Weller
Circus Ringmaster: Chris Christian
Guest Ringmaster: Jon Pertwee
Circus direction: Ronnie Smart
Circus direction: David Smart
Commentator: Geoffrey Wheeler
Television production: Derek Burrell-Davis

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