Ringling Barnum and Bailey Circus in Sarasota, Florida. Ringling Barnum and Bailey Circus stages a charity show during its dress rehearsals. Horses and elephants perform various stunts in the ring. Elephants stand on wooden stools. Artists walk along a rope from one pole to another exhibiting balancing skills.
Ringling Brothers Circus on road in Sarasota, Florida. Winter quarters of Ringling Brothers Circus prepares for a new show. Elephants and trick horses perform stunts. Face and back of a hippopotamus.
A giant man gets wedded to a five feet 2 inch tall girl in Sarasota, Florida. A man solemnizes a wedding of a 8 and a half feet tall groom and a 5 and a 2 inch feet tall girl outside a building in Sarasota, Florida. Guests greet the giant groom from Wisconsin.
A man treats an elephant lying on the ground at a circus in Sarasota, Florida. A fat woman stands near a car. A man makes an elephant practice as a girl sits on chair. A sea elephant comes out as cage opens. Sea elephant goes to water. Giraffes in the cage. Giraffe eats food. A monkey in the cage.
Zebras and horses trained to perform thrilling acts for opening of circus in Sarasota, Florida. Women on horseback. Zebras performing their stunts. Buildings in background. Trainer with horses. A man trains horses.
Boston Red Sox get ready to practice at baseball spring training, March 1950. Players on field with future Hall of Fame manager Joe McCarthy in center. Close up of McCarthy. Players warm up throwing arms. Close up shots of pitchers Mickey McDermott (#19) and Ellis Kinder (#16). Shot of backup outfielder Tom Wright (#28). Future Hall of Fame second baseman Bobby Doerr (#1) hits a single and runs to first. Baseball legend Ted Williams quickly steps into batters box, waits for a pitch, hits the ball and smiles. (Note: There is no indication where film is taken, but Red Sox at the time trained in Sarasota Florida.)