Great Living SKELETON
Daniel J. Major
greatest living curiosity , as a skeleton in the known
Major stands 6 feet 4 inches, weighs 84 pounds only.
At the age of 18 years he weighed 189 pounds, and he has
never been sick for one day always enjoying perfect health
up to the present time, he now being 35 years of age.
sum is offered to any physician that will solve the mystery
of his becoming as he is, and restore him to his original
MAJOR is a very intelligent man fond of conversation, and is
willing to give a history of his life in a few words to any
one that would be pleased to hear it. He has travelled
over 17 different States, and has been visited by thousands
of Ladies and Gentlemen and has not as yet failed to give
perfect satisfaction; and should any spectator feel the
least dissatisfaction, that he has not seen curiosity enough
to double his money, it shall without hesitation be refunded
at the door of the sum being so small that it cannot prevent
the most destitute person from attending.
I've found a
reference to a book by Dan J Major
1865 - Life of Daniel J.
Majors the Living Skeleton
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