I was born in
Seattle, Washington, in the year 1910, of
normal parents. At birth I was found
to be double-sexed, although both sides of
my body were normal in every respect.
I was considered a girl until the thirteenth
year of my life, at which time the left side
of my body began to grow out of proportion
to that of the right; the left developing
into a muscular young man, while the right
remained that of a delicate young lady.
alarmed, my parents consulted the family
physician, who after a very careful
examination pronounced me the most complete
union of male and female in the one body it
had been his privilege of examining.
It was his opinion that had not this unusual
unisons occurred, the result would have been
two children - a boy and a girl.
sometimes works in a strange way. By the
combination of both sexes in my body I have
become what scientific men have called a
I am often
asked do I shave? yes, the entire face, but
the beard is naturally heavy on the left
Am I married?
Did I marry a
man, or woman? A man.
Do I have any
children? No, and strange to say
I never will have any.
How do I
dress? I have a perfect right to dress
as a man or woman. I prefer to dress
as a man because of convenience in traveling
Art there any
other double-sexed attractions on
exhibition? Yes, six that are
I thank you.
ESTHER - LESTER.