Caption Contest (Image Source: American Circus Collection) | Newberry

Caption Contest (Image Source: American Circus Collection)

Winning caption: This puts a new light on throwing shade. – Susan Walker

Image source: The Clarke family juggling. American Circus Collection: Box 5, Folder 61

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Grandma always said going on stag was a shady business.
Let's trip the light fantastic!
Catch the light!
Picking the perfect lamp was always a toss-up for the Clarke family.
It had not rained lamps for many years. But then . . .
That the show business immortals known on stage as The Aristocrats, was a juggling act, has been long forgotten due to the nature of the remainder of their act.
“Live the highlight!”mQap9
How many vaudevillians does it take to change a lightbulb?
Throwing some light on the subject!
Throwing caution into a light breeze
Juggling at the speed of light
“Alexa, I said ‘Lights on’ not ‘Lights up’!”
Who knew juggling could be so much fun!
1, 2, 3 scatter !
Extreme caution. When playing with light.
"This one will make us TikTok famous for sure."
Jugglers Lampooning the Speed of Light
Let there be light...and good catches!
A precursor to "a thousand points of light".
Flipping the light fantastic!
"Lighten up, folks!"
Dad, I have to leave for Mary's party - now!
"If I only had a bulb!"
"Someone toss me a bulb."
Juggling Bright Ideas
Tripping the light fandango?
Let’s throw some light on this act.
After their torch incident, the Fabulous Sullivans went electric.
Surprisingly, lamp juggling didn't catch on the way the Bulb family had hoped it would.
The Doolittle family had its own interpretation of "light physical activity."
Correction! I missed the family name in the title. So my caption should read: The Clarke family had its own interpretation of "light physical activity."
Once the Clarke family discovered WAYFAIR, things got a little out of control.
Ahhh, now I see the light!
Bringing Enlightenment to the World
Let there be light!
Pass me a light not a beer
Lighter than air
This puts a new light on throwing shade.
She said to lighten up, but is this really the way?
Will the last one in the room, please turn off the lights
Why just throw caution to the wind.
You light up my life!