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Posts tagged “lion

“Spectators watching a Wall of Death performance featuring a lion in a sidecar”, Revere Beach, MA; ca. 1929

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Mr. “Fearless” Egbert taking his five year-old lion for a ride on the Wall of Death at Mitcham fair.

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The Life And Times Of The MGM Lion.

One glorious hair toss of that mane and you've got yourself a L'Oréal advert.

One glorious hair toss of that mane and you’ve got yourself a L’Oréal advert.

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“Bostock’s trained lions”, ca.1903

He even trained the lions to look in the camera.

I can’t even get my dog to sit still for a picture

Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA. Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-15898