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THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF A LUNATIC WHO DIED IN THE “SUNNING INSANE ASYLUM” IN ILLINOIS, U.S.A.

  THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF A LUNATIC WHO DIED IN THE “SUNNING INSANE ASYLUM” IN ILLINOIS, U.S.A.                     My right to live, being but life estate, is not at my dis- posal, … Continue reading

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Mr Potter’s Museum of Curiosities

    Mr. Potter’s museum had over 10,000 stuffed animals which included a tableaux of: “…a rats’ den being raided by the local police rats … [a] village school … featuring 48 little rabbits busy writing on tiny slates, while the … Continue reading

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After the Ball – World’s 1st Adult Film

Marie-Georges-Jean Méliès, (Paris: December 8, 1861 – January 21, 1938)  was an illusionist and filmmaker famous for creating special effects such as dissolves, multiple exposure, hand-painted colour and time-lapse photography. Marie, is also know for the stop-trick, where he claimed he accidentally achieved … Continue reading

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