They said "no" to his offer.Thomas, and completed in Rochester, New York.The stuffed hide toured with the circus for a few years.

A theory put forth in 1960 alleged that Jumbo's flatulence had created a nasty problem for Barnum and the circus, so the showman decided to get rid of the elephant.Jumbo's picture was printed on thousands of advertisements.In time, he arrived in Trieste, Italy.

He was left on the sidewalk for the night, his crate covered with tarpaulins.Support our efforts - visit our store!Barnum finally withdrew the lawsuit.