Re: Piltdown Man

Matthew Goolsby (
Wed, 9 Aug 1995 17:25:57 GMT

In article <>,
Elliot Richmond <> wrote:
>In article <>,
>(Ron Nadel) wrote:
>> You may be interested to learn that one famous person who was taken in by the
>> ruse and narrowly avoided a scandal was Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
>> Ron
>Of course, Sir Arthur was a professional dupe. He seems to have been
>taken in by just about every hoax imaginable, including photographs of
>fairies. His creation was much more skeptical than Sir Arthur.

To take to list waaaaay off topic, I have been looking for a poster-sized copy
of the photograph of fairies that fooled Sir Arthur. Does anyone have any idea
what its name/creator is?

Matt Goolsby