Congress of Freaks at Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus photos by Edward J Kelty
cheers to Freaks, which was released on February 20, 1932 bottom – left to right – Schlitzie, Rose Dione, Daisy Earles, Johnny Eck, Peter Robinson, Angelo Rossitto, Daisy and Violet Hilton, Roscoe Ates and [??]
it’s curtains for Wallace Ford & Leila Hyams in 1932’s Freaks
eloquento: “Freaks” .1932. directed by Tod Browning Happy Birthday Tod (July 12, 1880 – October 6, 1962)!
Alice Browning (June 14, 1887 – May 12, 1944) exhibits husband Tod’s new car to Johnny Eck and Koo Koo during the filming of Freaks
Jane Barnell / Lady Olga Roderick, the bearded lady
Daisy Hilton and Violet Hilton (February 5th, 1908 – January 1969) were a pair of conjoined twins who toured in the U.S. sideshow and vaudeville circuit in the 1930s. In […]
she’s got a leg up on everyone borzage: Frances O’Connor (“Freaks” 1932)