Mexican Rose, active 1939

54 stone woman, exhibited at the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, Wellington 1939-1940.

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Date: 1940 By: Coulls, Somerville, Wilkie Ltd; Deste, Eileen, 1908-1986 Ref: Eph-A-EXHIBITION-1940-01 Description: Postcard shows a montage of photographs of Playland, the sideshow area of the Centennial Exhibition. In the centre is a ceramic laughing clown in a sailor su...
New Zealand Centennial Exhibition (1939-1940 Wellington) :On view at Playland, Centennial Exhibition! Mexican Rose, the 54 stone fat girl. A Greenhalgh & Jackson attraction. [1939-1940].
Date: 1939 - 1940 By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978; Cabot, Beatrice Eliza, 1894-1981 Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Exhibition-1940-01 Description: Shows an arrangement of text with an inset photograph of Mexican Rose in a loose dress, with a Mexican hat in front of her, lighting a cigarette. Quantity: ...
Date: 1939 - 1940 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] Ref: Eph-A-CABOT-Variety-1940-01 Description: Shows a photograph of Mexican Rose seated, wearing a Mexican shawl and hat. Mexican Rose was an exhibit at the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, Wellington...