However, it was very common for Barnum's acts to be schemes and not altogether true.
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In Treves' 1923 memoir, The Elephant Man and Other Reminiscences made Norman infamous as a drunk who cruelly exploited Merrick.See also edit References edit a b "Strange and Bizarre: The History of Freak Shows".Please refer to the privacy policies of these organisations for how their cookies work.Freaks and the American Cultural Imagination (Nachdr.Functionality, these cookies remember choices you make, for example the country you visit our Site from, your language and any changes you have made to text size or other parts of web pages that you can customise, in order to improve your experience of our.
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