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Twin sisters Elvira and Jenny Lee Snow, in Tod Browning’s Freaks (1932)

Usually promoted professionally as Pip and Flip, the pinheads Jenny Lee Snow and Elvira Snow were billed as Pip and Zip in Freaks.

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Vintage Casts Portrait Photos From Tod Browning’s 1932 Cult Classic ‘Freaks’

Años atrás el circo era algo muy común, un lugar de entretenimiento, sorpresa y diversión. En el podían acudir personas de todas las edades, todas tenían su espacio y sus espectáculos, aunque en ciertos casos la ambición de los propietarios les llevaba a explotar a personas vulnerables. Seguro que a

Carnival Sideshow - Pip & Flip - The Pinhead Twins - Postcard Poster

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“Dwarf Fat Lady,” Sophia Schultz, was a popular sideshow attraction in the late century. Sometime during the she began to grow facial hair, which was reinforced with a little pencil work.

Born with a rare genetic mutation, little Josephine Boisdechêne, by the age of eight, already sported a beard two inches long. By the time she was fourteen, her Swiss father was accompanying her on Eu

Madame Clofullia, The Bearded Lady

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"Congress of Freaks". What a fabulous photograph. I love this.

"Congress of Freaks" Ringling Brothers sideshow/freakshow attraction- vintage photo. I spy pepper on the bottom

Old time circus "freaks"--many of them were kind, loving people trying to earn a living for their family.

A look at some of the famous human oddities of the Golden Age of Freak Shows; part one of a three part series examining the phenomen of exhibiting human oddities from

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The real chewbacca 1897 cabinet card of Stephan Bibrowski, aka Lionel the Lion-faced Man, was a famous sideshow performer. His whole body was covered with long hair; likely due to a rare condition called hypertrichosis.