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Loch Ness Monster Hoaxes
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
The Man-Eating Tree of Madagascar Hoax, 1874
The Crown Prince Regent of Thulia, 1954
Man flies by own lung power, 1934
Eccentric's last prank, 66 years after his death, 1900
The Gallery of Fake Viral Images
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Jean Gauntt, the Immortal Baby, 1939
Crossing the Equator -- April Fool's Day, 1938

"The equator was recently photographed for the first time in history. It turned out to be a broad white line which this schooner had difficulty in hurdling." [Life - Apr 4, 1938]

April Fool Categories: Fictitious Geography, 1938, Photo Hoaxes.
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