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From Tom Hernandez:
Although Schlitzie was rightly classifed as microcephalic due to the shape and circumference of his head and his below average intelligence, it must be remembered that quality of the brain is an important factor as well as quantity. And in Schlitzie's case what little he had was very active.
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Alternate Performer Name(s):
Simon Metz, Slitzy, Schlitze, Slitzie, "The Last of the Aztecs", "The Missing Link"
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