Teddy Applehead sat on Martin Dumfee's lap. Made to say rude and funny things, the audience did frequently laugh. With each Applehead utterance Dumfee spent another piece of his soul's yore. Until it was it was undistinguishable who was the Dummy anymore.
Alice E. Doherty was born in 1887 with a rare genetic mutation called “hypertrichosis”, or “werewolf syndrome”, which causes excessive body hair. She was billed as “The Minnesota Woolly Baby”. At birth, she was covered all over in two-inch long, silky blonde hair. She began exhibiting as a sideshow “freak” at the age of two, and remained in the business until 1915.