A young girl is orphaned when her mother, a circus aerialist, is killed in a fall. A rival circus informs the sheriff that the girl is an orphan, and she is subsequently placed in an orphanage. The circus' manager, known as "The Fixer", determines to help out the girl and punish the rival circus owner. Written by
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The play originally opened in New Haven, Connecticut, USA on 1 May 1928. See more
A shot in Marysville, Kansas, shows a palm tree outside. See more
Opening credits are shown on round, trapeze-catcher platforms. See more
Written by Stephen Foster
Played as background music at the circus See more