16 Photos That Prove The Circus Was Actually The CREEPIEST Show On Earth
by N/A, 8 years ago | 2 min read| 24542
This is what the original circus freakshows looked like.
1. Unzie the Albino
2. A performer with ectrodactyly, a hand deformity that makes his hands look like lobster claws.
3. Pip and Flip, twins who have microcephaly, which makes their heads disproportionately smaller than their bodies.
4. Isaac W. Sprague a.k.a The Living Skeleton
5. A four-legged woman
6. Sideshow boxers
7. A legless acrobat and his family.
8. Minnie Woolsey a.k.a Koo Koo the Bird Girl
9. John Jennings a.k.a The Modern Samson
10. A two-headed man.
11. The Human Pincushion
12. Lucia Zarate, the smallest woman in the world, weighed only 4 pounds at 18 years old.
13. Annie Jones a.k.a The Bearded Woman
14. Alice E. Doherty a.k.a The Minnesota Woolly Baby
15. One performer with large feet and another with no arms
16. Ella Harper a.k.a Camel Girl
Do not show me this again