But what a lovely sensation she created among the Henderson, Tenn. sweet girls and susceptible boys before her sex was discovered.
Miss Alice Jackman, a St. Louis heiress, claims to have been abducted a second time.
In August 1842, a sensational new curiosity called the Feejee Mermaid was exhibited by P. T. Barnum.
A simple schoolgirl prank spawned a new belief with millions of followers.
Cardiff, New York, October 16, 1869.
New York, New York – July 23, 1886.