A lion escapes Nick Coster's carnival and is captured by grocery clerk Matt Varney whom Nick brings into the show and eventually makes chief lion tamer. When Nick finds out Matt has fallen for his convent-bred sister Mary he makes him go into the cage with the insane lion Caesar. Written by
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Did You Know?
The lions were from Gay's Lion Farm in El Monte, California. In operation from 1925 to 1942 when it closed due to war-time meat rationing, it was a popular tourist attraction and lion breeding center. See more
If you look at it in a certain way, a lion's nothing but a large chipmunk.
Referenced in Breakdowns of 1941
Music by Harry Warren
Played briefly during the close-up of the merry-go-round See more