Mary Ann Bevan She was
billed as the homeliest woman in the world when this was
taken and when she was with the Dreamland Circus Sideshow in
Grace McDaniels. The
label reads" Grace McDaniels, the so called Mule Faced woman
and for reasons which are most obvious in this shot. She is
the homeliest woman in the world today but she is married
and the mother of a fine young son of about 17 years of age.
This shows her when with Cavalcade of Amusements in 1947 BLK.
Flip, the frog boy as he
was in 1936 with Hagenbeck-Wallace circus sideshow. He had a
normal sized body but his legs were so small that in order
to get around, he had to hop like a frog. He played the
Lavonda. The label reads"
Lavonda, the living half woman seated on the lap of her
husband, Alva Evans, clown. Both were with and snapped when
with Sparks Circus, 1947 BLK.
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