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Carnival Games, Girlie Shows
This is the last of
three videos about Ward Hall and his first carnival sideshow
experiences in the late 1940s. The dean of the American
sideshow wistfully shares his memories of the 'flat store'
games and girlie shows - especially the strippers' deceptive
ornaments - that
populated carnival midways of the mid-20th Century in the
blowoff of Lane Talburt's three-part series.
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