The Ringling Brothers

Discussion in 'Notable Freemasons' started by Blake Bowden, Apr 16, 2016.

  1. Blake Bowden

    Blake Bowden Administrator Staff Member

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    The sons of German-born harness maker August Rüngeling, the Ringling brothers founded the Ringling Brothers Circus in 1884. Conceived by Albert and headed by John, August T. had little involvement in the circus.

    They were all members of Baraboo Lodge No. 34 in Baraboo Wisconsin.
     
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  2. Warrior1256

    Warrior1256 Site Benefactor

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    Always interesting to hear of famous (and infamous) members.
     
  3. Wide world security

    Wide world security Registered User

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    I'm from Sarasota lodge 147 and will share this info with my life as we have been the home of Ringling since 1913

    Sent from my 2PS64 using My Freemasonry mobile app
     
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  4. Bloke

    Bloke Premium Member

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    I was listening to.. Whence Came You Podcast the other day and he read an article about their Aprons being returned to the lodge.. You can read about it here
    http://www.midnightfreemasons.org/2011/06/ringling-brothers-six-lost-aprons_13.html
     

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