The Kikutas 1920-1923

1920 December – Kikuta Family provide a series of marvellous Japanese juggling and Risley acts. 8 Japanese acrobats including 2 girls.

1921 May – Newcastle

1921 June – The Famous Kikutas (successors of the Hamamura family)

1921 June census – in a Sheffield boarding house Kunneji Deguchi male 33, Kotans Deguchi male 42, Koto Kikuta female 27, Tukitass (Suketaro?) Kikuta male 44, Thigltars (Shigetaro?) Kikuta male 34, Hamaks (Hanako?) Kikuta female 9, Masuks (Masuko?) Kikuta female 15, Mitruks Swawami female 14, Elhi Shinizer male 16, Joyo Kashma Rura male 19, baby Deguchi female b 1920. In Sheffield boarding house. Music Hall artists.

1921 August – Sheffield

1922 January – 8 Kikutas – Accrington

1922 December – the Famous Kikutas in Scotland – 2 little Japanese girls juggling, then becoming a human merry go round on a pole balanced on a male Kikuta’s foot.

1923 January – Kikuta Family of Japanese players, some whose feats are almost incredible, in their quickness of eye and nimbleness of limb. Aberdeen

1923 December – Paris Alhambra

1924 January – in the USA