“…150 breathless moments…”

Photo: Ernie Sisto/The New York Times

From the original 1946 New York Times article:

“…there were 150 breathless moments at the daring of the young men and women of the flying trapeze, the charging, rearing and racing horses, the sparking costumes of many colors.”

I wonder if there’s anything that can still make kids this kind of happy.

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2 Responses to “…150 breathless moments…”

  1. Kevin says:

    Those “sparking” costumes sound dangerous. Yes I know…..

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    • Sean says:

      It’s funny, because I noticed that in the original text, wondering if the “l” hadn’t been left out. But apparently “sparking” is what they were going for.

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