Tulsa, OK Circus Accident, Sept 1910


Two Sells-Floto Performers Badly Injured at Tulsa.

TULSA, Okla., Sept. 17.---Mrs. Arthur Nelson of the Nelson family of acrobats and John Carroll, driver in a chariot race, were both fatally injured during the performances of the Selles-Floto circus here yesterday.

Mrs. Nelson was thrown against the platform by the fall of little Zenia Nelson, who was uninjured. Carroll was trampled under foot by the horses.

Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, TX 17 Sept 1910