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ahmed: melancholy imperfections

…Ahmed came from the forests of Mount Marsabit in Kenya. The only elephant to be declared a living monument, President Kenyatta also provided him with a permanent guard against poachers. A loner and quite elusive, Ahmed was seldom seen and … Continue reading

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bigness: size matters

A four footed footnote on bigness. This elephant belonged to the Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. Circus, then the largest traveling tent circus in the world. Periodically, he had to wedge his giant frame into this van and move on to the … Continue reading

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