Dr. Mayfield ; Val Coogan

 
Dr. Mayfield ; Val Coogan
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  • Title :     Dr. Mayfield ; Val Coogan
  • Artist:     Harry H. Baumann (publisher)
  • Accession:     XB1998.30.6
  • Collection:     Library
  • Subject:     Pictorial worksGolden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.) | Exhibitions | Exhibitions , United States , California , San Francisco , 1930-1940 | Entertainment | Entertainment , 1930-1940 | Eccentrics and eccentricities , Pictorial works | Eccentrics and eccentricities , United States , California , San Francisco , Pictorial works | Curiosities and wonders , Pictorial works | Curiosities and wonders , United States , California , San Francisco , Pictorial works | Blow-torches , Pictorial works | Entertainers | Entertainers , 1930-1940
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/XB1998.30.6.000.jpg
Description:
Title from recto. | 1 postcard, untraveled, with color illustrated view of "human oddities" from the Ripley's Believe-It-Or-Not pavilion, at the Golden Gate International Exposition. | "Official post card of Ripley's 'Believe-It-Or-Not' Odditorium, Golden Gate International Exposition of 1940, Treasure Island, San Francisco, California. Dr. Mayfield: fireproof man who is seemingly immune to heat and fire. He 'shaves' with a plumber's blow torch and even places the flame in his open eyes. Val Coogan: known as Prince Hagur th only white Indian Fakir."--verso. | "E-4219"--verso. | English.