Tip at Haag Circus
|† Tip||ID Number:|
|Sex and age:||, unknown years|
|Dead date:||† 1937-08-00|
|Death reason:||accident: truck accident, neck broken|
|Arrived||Haag Circus 1903-00-00|
Frank Johnson, of the Haag Show, was killed by an elephant at Milhon, Ont. last week.
New York clippings 1910
According to the news reports, the truck that was carrying Tip lost control near Ebensburg, Pa. throwing Tip from the truck. Tip then slammed into a guardrail post, impaling it into the ground even further and breaking the elephant's neck at the same
Reportly one of the Mighty Haag elephants killed elephant keeper Frank Johnson in June 1912. One source states it was Tip.
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