9 More Horrific April Fools’ Day Pranks of the 19th Century

Will Truman

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6 Responses

  1. LeeEsq says:

    A lot of the crueler and cruder jokes seemed to have backfired on the perpetrator.Report

  2. Brandon Berg says:

    I’m a bit puzzled as to how the woman died just because her husband knocked in the door in disguise. I guess if she fainted she might have fallen and hit her head, but do people really faint over stuff like that? I kind of suspect there might be more to this story than reported.Report