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Armless wonder

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  1. a person without arms who was exhibited, usually at a circus sideshow

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  2. Examples of Armless Wonders of the early 20th century are Frances O'Connor and Martha Morris, both of whom also appeared in the 1932 film, Freaks

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  3. Typically (but not exclusively) a woman, she would perform various tricks using her feet and toes, such as smoking a cigarette or writing

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  4. Frequently, she would have a supply of visiting cards which, for an extra charge, she would sign with her feet and give to onlookers

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  5. Whilst such exploitation of disabled people would not be acceptable today, the Armless Wonder was often one of the most highly-paid people of the sideshow

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