Quote and Credit

Quote and Credit

Literally a Dog and Pony Show (at the Circus in Black and White #19)


Today "Dog and Pony Show" is a phrase used when tricking prospective customers with bedazzling graphics and such. It used to mean what is shown above.

Number 19 in the "At the Circus in Black and White" series.


Untitled Anonymous Snapshot, circa 1920 Collection Jim Linderman

1 comment:

  1. Love this so much. Not necessarily for the sake of the dog and pony though...

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