The Museum of Hoaxes
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The Cradle of the Deep, a literary hoax, 1929
Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Man flies by own lung power, 1934
Life discovered on the moon, 1835
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Vilcabamba, the town of very old people, 1978
Eccentric's last prank, 66 years after his death, 1900
Long Exposure of a Tree Struck by Lightning


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