Israelite House of David - Marlin Perkins & Chic Bell
This picture shows Marlin Perkins in the early days of his tenor of the St. Louis zoo. Chic Bell of our zoo was presenting Mr. Perkins with an eagle. The talented Mr. Perkins went on to fame as producer of The Wild Kingdom on television. The talent of the Israelite House of David members is also well known. Mr. Chic Bell was a talented musician -- he played the coronet.
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