This is a photograph from E. A. Brown’s collection. The picture shows the elephants from the Royal Italian Circus marching by the stands to entertain the 10,000 children (and some adults) at ‘Children’s Corner’ while they awaited the arrival of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales on 31 March 1922. The event was part of the programme for H.R.H. the Prince of Wales’ two-day visit to Singapore on 31 March and 1 April 1922. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
From the Edwin A. Brown Collection. All rights reserved, Celia Mary Ferguson and National Library Board, Singapore 2008