The Museum of Hoaxes
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The most sacred relic: the Holy Foreskin, circa 800 AD
Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Monkeys pick cotton, a 19th-century urban legend
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Jean Gauntt, the Immortal Baby, 1939
Dead Body of Loch Ness Monster Found, 1972
Cursed by Allah
Cat that walked 3000 miles to find its owners, 1951
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
The Cardiff Giant
Go visit Cooperstown, New York, where the Cardiff Giant still resides. It's housed in the Farmer's Museum. Cooperstown is also home to the Baseball Hall of Fame. There's an article about the town in today's Toronto Star.
Categories: History
Posted by The Curator on Sun Jul 28, 2002
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