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This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 166 pages of information about Peck's Bad Boy at the Circus.

CHAPTER VI.

The Bad Boy Puts Fly-Paper in the Bob Cat’s Cage—­The Bob Cat Causes a
Panic in the Main Tent—­The Midget Quarrels with the Giant—­Pa is Almost
Arrested for Kidnapping and the Ostrich Swallows His Diamond Stud.

CHAPTER VII.

The Circus Has A Yellow Fever Scare—­The Bad Boy and His Dad Dress Up as
Hottentots—­Pa Takes a Mustard Bath and Attends a Revival Meeting.

CHAPTER VIII.

Pa Tales the Place of the Fat Woman with Disastrous Results—­A Kentucky Colonel Causes a Row—­Pa Tries to Roar Like a Lion and the Rhinoceros Objects—­Pa Plays the Slot-Machine and Gets the Worst of It.

CHAPTER IX.

The Bad Boy feeds Cayenne Pepper to the Sacred Cow—­He and His Pa Ride in a Circus Parade With the Circassian Beauties—­A Tipsy Elephant Lands Them in a Public Fountain—­Pa Makes the Acquaintance of John L. Sullivan.

CHAPTER X.

The Bad Boy and His Pa Drive a Roman Chariot—­They Win the Race, but Meet With Difficulties—­The Bearded Lady to the Rescue—­A Farmer’s Cart Breaks Up the Circus Procession.

CHAPTER XI.

The Bad Boy and His Pa in a Railroad Wreck—­Pa Rescues the “Other
Freaks”—–­ They Spend the Night on a Meadow—­A Near-Sighted Claim Agent
Settles for Damages—­Pa Plays Deaf and Dumb and Gets Ten Thousand.

CHAPTER XII.

The Bad Boy Causes Trouble Between the Russian Cossacks and the Jap
Jugglers—­A Jap Tight-Rope Walker Jiu Jitsu’s Pa—­The Animals Go on a
Strike—­Pa Runs the Menagerie for a Day and Wins Their Gratitude.

CHAPTER XIII.

The Circus Strikes the Quaker City—­They Go on a Ginger Ale Jag—­Pa
Breaks Up an Indian War Dance and Comes Near Being Burned Alive—­The
World’s Fair Cannibals Have a Roast Dog Feast.

CHAPTER XIV.

A Newport Monk Is Added to the Show—­The Bay Teaches Him Some “Manly
Tricks”—­The Tent Blows Down and a Panic Follows—­Pa Manages the Animal
Act Which Ends in a Novel Manner.

CHAPTER XV.

The Bad Boy Feeds the Menagerie Scotch Snuff—­Pa Gets Mauled by the
Sneezing Animals—­Pa Takes a Midnight Ride on a Mule to Escape
Punishment.

CHAPTER XVI.

A Senator’s Son Bets the Bad Boy That Elephants Are Cowards—­They Let a
Bag of Rats Loose at the Afternoon Performance—­The Elephants Stampede,
Pa Fractures a Rib and General Pandemonium Reigns.

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