Life Story of Mr. & Mrs. Al Tomaini, World's Strangest Married Couple, Giant and Half-Girl. A Lesson in Glands. Questions & Answers. Al Tomaini, Jeanie Smith Tomaini.
Life Story of Mr. & Mrs. Al Tomaini, World's Strangest Married Couple, Giant and Half-Girl. A Lesson in Glands. Questions & Answers
Life Story of Mr. & Mrs. Al Tomaini, World's Strangest Married Couple, Giant and Half-Girl. A Lesson in Glands. Questions & Answers

Life Story of Mr. & Mrs. Al Tomaini, World's Strangest Married Couple, Giant and Half-Girl. A Lesson in Glands. Questions & Answers

(S.l.): (S.n.), [c.1940?]. Black & white photograph. Flyer, folded once, opens to 8.5" x 11" Good. Creases from being folded in quarters. Overall mild toning, a few shallow edge chips and closed tears.

Vintage sideshow promotional flyer for Al and Jeanie Tomaini. Al was once the tallest man in the world at 8' 4", while Jeanie, who was born without lower limbs, was just 2' 4". They met in the sideshow circuit and were married in 1936.

The flyer presents brief individual biographical sketches of both Al and Jeanie, some interesting facts about their life together, questions they were often asked, and some very brief information about gland conditions. There is a black and white photographic portrait of the couple on the back of the folded flyer.


Item #742

Price: $75

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