The Circus Boys on the Flying Rings

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1st World Publishing, Sep 20, 2005 - Fiction - 220 pages
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Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. Visit us online at www.1stWorldLibrary.ORG - - "I say, Phil, I can do that." "I say, Phil, I can do that." "A cartwheel in the air like that fellow is doing in the picture on the billboard there." "Oh, pshaw! You only think you can. Besides, that's not a cartwheel; that's a double somersault. It's a real stunt, let me tell you. Why, I can do a cartwheel myself. But up in the air like that - well, I don't know. I guess not. I'd be willing to try it, though, if I had something below to catch me," added the lad, critically surveying the figures on the poster before them.
 

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Contents

THE LURE OF THE CIRCUS
7
PHIL HEARS HIS DISMISSAL
16
MAKING HIS START IN THE WORLD
24
THE CIRCUS COMES TO TOWN
33
WHEN THE BANDS PLAYED
46
PROVING HIS METTLE
55
MAKING FRIENDS WITH THE ELEPHANTS 61 VIII IN THE SAWDUST ARENA
69
GETTING HIS FIRST CALL
77
AN UNEXPECTED HIT
128
A STROKE OF GOOD FORTUNE
139
HIS FIRST SETBACK
148
LEFT BEHIND
157
A STARTLING DISCOVERY
164
TEDDY DISTINGUISHES HIMSELF
169
THE RETURN TO THE SAWDUST LIFE
176
AN ELEPHANT IN JAIL
185

PHIL GETS A SURPRISE
84
THE FIRST NIGHT WITH THE SHOW
95
ATHRILLING RESCUE
106
THE DAWNING OF A NEW DAY
118
EMPEROR ANSWERS THE SIGNAL
194
THE MYSTERY SOLVED
202
CONCLUSION
211
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