Mme. Abomah (born 1862?) was known as the Amazon Giantess and the African Giantess. She has traveled all over the world as the tallest woman in the world: Australia, New Zealand, South America, France, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Germany, Britain and Ireland. She was billed as being 7'6" tall. her surname was Grigsby, and originally came from Laurence County, South Carolina, United States.
Alzheimer's man goes on mission to buy Mother's Day flowers for wife
Officers Grigsby & Dilliard found Melvyn Amrine a few blocks away from his home after his wife called frantically looking for him. He has Alzheimer's and forgot where he lived but knew he was on a mission to buy his wife flowers for Mother's Day. The officers took him home but not before stopping and helping him buy the flowers, even using their own cash when he didn't have enough ♥...
'A Chosen Exile': Black People Passing In White America
'A Chosen Exile': Black People Passing in White America. Dr. Albert Johnston passed in order to practice medicine. After living as leading citizens in Keene, N.H., the Johnstons revealed their true racial identity, and became national news.