NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 28, 1979
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(Studio) Death of circus clown Emmett Kelly in Sarasota, Florida, reported; Kelly's role as Weary Willie recalled.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(NYC) Opening of Ringling Bros., Barnum and Bailey circus in New York City today noted; Kelly's history with them recalled. Films shown. Weary Willie routine noted as most famous; film shown, courtesy Aaron Russo [Clown Duane THORPE - recalls Kelly.] Kelly's silence recalled.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt
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