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THE MINNEAPOLIS JOURNAL:  SATURDAY,  MAY   11,    1889.


 

A Living Man Turning to Stone!

 

SECOND AND LAST WEEK, THE

 

 

IS THE WONDER OF THE AGE.

 


NEVER BEFORE

Have you seen a man that is almost solid bone form the soles of his feet to the crown of his head, yet such is the case of John R. Bass, of Lockport, N.Y., the "Ossified Man.


 


NEVER AGAIN

Will you have an opportunity to see this, the greatest of all curiosities, as other cities are waiting to see him, and in a short time he must be removed to fill other engagements long since entered into.


 

 

"Should death ever come

To this being of bone,

He will guard his lone grave

As his own tombstone."- Gallery.

 

WHAT MINNEAPOLIS PHYSICIANS SAY: A remarkable case, - Dr. Frank Allport,  A wonderful case.  More than I expected to see. - Dr. H. A. Knight, greatest curiosity I ever saw. - Dr. Williams,  He is the wonder of modern times. - Dr. J. F. Baker, The most perfect case of ossification I have ever seen. - Dr. C. E. Rogers, The most wonderful and interesting case I ever heard of - Dr. W. S. Laton, The strangest thing I ever saw - Dr. C. S. Spratt.


THEATER NO. 1-The Rhinehart Family in "A World's Luck."

THEATER NO. 2 - Chas. Howard's

 

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