Tickey the Clown
Tickey the Clown (1916-1988) was a circus performer for more than 50 years and perhaps South Africa's best known clown.
He came to South Africa in 1933 for what was to be a 6-month tour, and stayed on . Began with a trampoline act for Boswell's Circus and became a reluctant clown when he was thrust, fully made-up, into the circus ring by the management.
His (auto?*)biography *** was published in 198* by **.
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