Magician’s disappearing elephant shrouded in mystery

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Lincoln Park Zoo employee Danny Bostrom poses with Nizie in the early 1930s.
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Dr. Cudd nurses Nizie at his Monmouth farm, shortly before the elephant’s death in 1934.

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Editor and historian for Monmouth College. Avid researcher of western Illinois history for 40 years. FB and Twitter. jrankin@monmouthcollege.edu

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