The teen-aged Mark Twain!Samuel Clemens, aka Mark Twain c. 1851, when he was 16 years old.
Jane Bielawski and her doll 'Missy'. Following the suspicious deaths of some of her playmates in a New York tenement, police attempted to interview Jane. According to reports, the young girl went 'crazy' and accused her doll of the murders, before throwing the doll out of her apartment window while screaming, "Bad dolly! Naughty dolly!" Jane was taken to Bloomingdale Asylum to be treated for 'hysteria'. She was never to leave the institution, dying there an old woman in 1968.
Les stars enfants : c’est pas toujours glam
Samuel Clemens, a.k.a. Mark Twain (Colorized): 1909 I dearly love Mark Twain and Will Rogers - brilliant curmudgeons, aka realists.
Portraits de gens célèbres par Felix Nadar
Gustave Doré en 1855. Graveur et peintre français, 1832-1883.
"Time travel will be invented in the year 2025. How do we know? Because that is the year that this delightful lady claimed to have traveled from. In the year 1898, according the contemporary reports, Alexandria Alexis appeared 'as if from nowhere' and took New York society by storm. Some fawned over her while others claimed she was insane. This debate was however rendered moot when, on New Year's Eve 1899, she simply disappeared..."