A couple from the Philippines. 1914. I really like this site...it's got one old picture per day...they're not funny really but its nice to see the world as my grandparents or great grandparents would have seen it
Bettie Lou Williams (1932-1954) had a parasitic twin growing out of the left side of her body. It’s said that she was the highest paid human oddity in history, earning up to one grand a week. She put her 11 siblings through college and purchased a 260 acre farm for her parents. She died of an asthma attack at 22.
Myrtle Corbin, the Four-Legged Woman (1868-May 6th, 1928). Myrtle's extra legs belonged to her dipygus twin sister. Myrtle worked for P.T. Barnum and Ringling Bros and often dressed her extra feet in shoes and stockings. Myrtle later married a doctor and had five children.