ANOTHER STAR FOR THE "BIG" SHOW: GRACIE HANNEFORD
I just got news today that Gracie Hanneford passed away last Sunday, that Show up there just keeps gettin better all the time! Gracie was the only child of Poodles Hanneford, & his wife,(also named Gracie), she was a cousin to Tommy, Kay Frances, George Jr., & Ernestine Clark.
Here are three photos of Gracie Hanneford with the Hamid-Morton Aerial Ballet, courtesy of Bertha Nonnenmacher Campisi.
HAMID-MORTON CIRCUS 1952
Gracie is kneeling in the center, between Eva Corona Williams, & Annie Robbins,(Edleson).
HAMID MORTON CIRCUS 1952
In this photo Gracie is kneeling, front row right.
HAMID-MORTON CIRCUS 1955
Gracie is standing second from left.