St. John's Circus Mania: 1925


Date: Sep 20
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where: Theatre
Cost: Included With Admission

In 1925 the Great War Veterans Association brought the "Ultra Modern Society Circus" to St. John's as a fundraiser. Opening in November for a ten day run the circus played to twenty five thousand people! It was a culmination of a year of circus mania in St. John's. This talk will explore the world of St. John's in the twenties and the year the circus came to town.