Fargo at Norris and Rowe Circus

† Fargo
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female, unknown years
Dead date: 1910-02-08
Death reason: euthanised: strangulated
Location:Norris and Rowe Circus
ArrivedNorris and Rowe Circus
Born: wild
Document updated2008-12-20
Died during stay at the winterquarters in Evansville, Indiana.

"Feb.8.1910
Norris &Rowe circus largest elephant "Fargo", is strangled by two horses in Evansville Indiana due to the fact it became unmanagable from intense pain as a result from suffering years from rheumatism" //Anon

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