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An interior view of the country's first nylon music-circus tent-theater at Birmingham Center, Pa. The vinyl coated nylon tent is robin's egg blue, stands 55 feet high and covers an area 120 by 160 feet. The principal supports are two 1,000-pound steel poles. They are supplemented by quarter and side poles.
Ohio Bell Telephone Company (Sponsor), Cinecraft, Inc. (Production company), Siedel, Frank (Screenwriter), Olmsted, Nelson (Host)
Film, hosted by actor Nelson Olmsted, highlighting the Ohio-based Mills Brothers Circus. Discusses the daily life of circus performers, both human and elephant, and the preparations conducted before the season's first show in Jefferson, Ohio. Includes clips of spectators arriving at the "big tent" and highlights from a performance.