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The Society for Indecency to Naked Animals, 1959
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Brief History of Triple-Decker Buses
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Bonsai Kittens, 2000
The Diaphote, a television hoax, 1880
The worms inside your face
The Nobody For President Campaign, 1940 to Present
Van Gogh's ear exhibited, 1935
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
Calgary city hall loses its top -- April Fool's Day, 1954

"One of the Herald's photographers, Jim Parker, who has since been banished to the north, wandered up to the editor's desk the other day and offered this picture for publication. The editor recognized it as the Calgary city hall but could see no news in it as somebody is usually blowing their top over something the city does or does not do." [The Calgary Herald - Apr 1, 1954]

April Fool Categories: National Landmarks, Politics, 1954, Photo Hoaxes.
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