badger babe: Midgetville secrets revealed by Chris and Steph
The only thing the people of Midgetville want printed about their block is this: There are no midgets here, only midgetized houses. The people are of normal size, but what has become colossal is the Midgetville myth: That Norwood Terrace, a short residential block along the Passaic River about 15 miles west of Midtown Manhattan, is inhabited by little people. In the early 's, when the river was clean, this was a breezy resort area lined with summer bungalows. Now the river is polluted and most of the 20 bungalows have become full-time homes, many of them enlarged.
Dedicated to the exploration of hoaxes, mischief, and misinformation throughout history. Toggle navigation. Immediately I flipped through it to find anything about San Diego, and soon came across the legend of Midgetville. Midgetville refers to the legend of a town consisting of scaled-down houses built for little people. Midgetville is said to exist in various places throughout America.
Midgetville also known as "tiny towns" refers to real or legendary communities of " midgets ", people with forms of dwarfism who are normally proportioned, or collections of small "midget-sized" houses. Real or legendary, they are at times given fanciful qualities, see Little people mythology. Some "real" ones may play on mythology for tourism purposes. Hence some descriptions are not meant to imply anything concerning ordinary or real people with dwarfism. In the site was a small summertime resort that people visited when they wanted to escape the stressful lifestyle of Washington, D.