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"Side-Show Freaks As Seen By Science"
The condition could be remedied, but the human skeleton as a box-office attraction would be finished, and his easy medium to a livelihood would be done away with....
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Title: "Side-Show Freaks As Seen By Science"
Creator: E. Leslie Gilliams (author)
Date: October 1922
Format: Article
Publication: Illustrated World
Source: Available at selected libraries
Location: pp.213-215, 306
Keywords: Circus; Doctors; Economics; Employment; Entertainment; Entertainment, Leisure & Recreation; Freak Show; Labor; Media; Medical Professionals; Medicine; Medicine & Science; Physical Disability; Popular Culture; Short Stature; Social Welfare & Communities; Work
Topics: Mass Media, Culture & The Arts; Science, Health & Technology