A game of Sardines. London, 1970
Harry Houdini (3/24/1874 - 10/31/1926) Austrian-Hungarian-born American stunt performer, noted for his sensational escape acts.
There are a ton of circus photos from the 50s here. In. Love.
Strong Man, 1951 9 year old Paul Oudinot holds his brother and sister aloft on kids t.v. show, Grand Chance Round Up, Kids compete for a prize of a week’s work at Hamid’s Steel Pier at Atlantic City~♛
Circus World: Man crushes a block placed on the stomach of a strongman. (1930)
Die Roller-Kinder, Bonn photo by Josef Heinrich Darchinger, 1955