Miss Cherrie "The Most Perfect Fat Woman In The World"

This scarce postcard from Dreamland Circus Sideshow in Coney Island depicts "the most perfect fat woman in the world." Miss Cherrie looks self-satisfied, in her big hair and big hair bows. Her stats are listed as "Weight 650 lbs., Age 26 years old."Kraus Manufacturing is the publisher, and their postcards featuring sideshow performers are very sought-after artifacts of 1920's Coney Island.

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