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Test your knowledge of

Lou Jacobs & Knucklehead

Special Clown              Partners


1.

Which of the following was not part of the famous French theatrical Clown act, the Fratellini?

A.   Paul

B.   Francois

C.   Louis

D.   Albert

2.

Which of the following never teamed together on a regular basis as a clown act?

A.   Brick and Brock

B.   Poodles and Marceline

C.   Antonet and Grock

D.   Footit and Chocolat

3.

Another famous clown partnership was Felix Adler and Amelia. Who or what was Amelia?

A.   Felix's wife

B.   A Piglet

C.   Both A and B

D.   None of the above

4.

Many Clowns are associated with a particular type of animal partner. Which of the following was not a well known clown / animal partnership of the past?

A.   Felix Adler / trained piglets

B.  Yankee Dan Rice / a tightrope walking elephant

C.  Poodles Hanneford / a performing poodle

D. Lou Jacobs / a performing chihuahua

5.

Which of the following was not a fellow/sister clown of Bozo the Clown during his long running TV show on WGN-TV in Chicago?

A.   Spiffy

B.   Professor Andy

C.  Tunia

D. Cooky Cook

6.

At various times in the past, Wheeler the Clown's (yours truly) spouse and children have all joined him behind the makeup. Which of the following is not a name used by Wheeler's spouse and kids?

A.   Chuckleberry

B.  Baby Bubbles Amelia

C.  Scout Clown

D. Balloony

7.

Which of the following was not an animal partner of Yankee Dan Rice?

A.   Aroostook

B.  Traveller

C.  Excelsior

D. Lord Byron

8.

Eva Moore was married to two great Clowns. (As well as the mother of another and  Grandmother of still another). Can you name the two Clowns that she was married to?

A.   Emmett "Weary Willie" Kelly, Sr. and JoJo Lewis

B.   Lou Jacobs and Otto Griebling

C.   Emmett "Weary Willie" Kelly Sr. and Lorenzo Pickle

D.  Chester Barnett and Coco

9.

What were the names of Lou Jacobs trained chihuahuas?

A.   Brick and Brock

B.   Knucklehead and Jughead

D.   PeeWee and Joey

D.   Knucklehead and PeeWee

10.

Which of the following was never a whiteface / Auguste clown team?

A.   Brick and Grock

B.   Footit and Chocolat

C.   Antonet and Grock

D.   Peggy Williams and Buttons McBride

11.

One of the partners of Frankie Saluto, a midget clown of Ringling Brothers fame, was called Buns. Who or what was Buns?

A.   A rabbit

B.   An auguste clown

C.   A small dog

D.   A horse

12

Antonet, a famous European (Italian) whiteface clown, regularly teamed up with an auguste partner, training some of them to go on to great fame as solo . Which of the following was not one of Antonet's partners?

A. Grock

B. Beby

C. Popov

D. Litte Walter

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