WORLD'S TALLEST WOMAN
CARRIES COUNTESS JEAN,
The latter's in a suitcase, and seems to be "as snug as a bug
in a rug." Mille. Londy, the world's best known as loftiest
giantess, is 7 feet 7 inches tall, while Countess Jean, the
smallest lady that walks this earth, finds ample accommodation
in Mlle. Londy's grip.
Both are listed in "Who's Who at Coney" and performed to-day in
on-piece bathing suits in various aquatic events at New York's
most popular summer resort. Mlle. Londy is only 24 years old
and weighs 258 pounds.
Countess Jean has seen but 18 summers, is only 27 inches high,
and tips the beam at 28 pounds.
This photo shows Mlle. Londy carring Count Jean in an
Wide Photos - July 28, 1924
Information added May 1,
2010 - submitted by Ray White
real name was Laura Wagner and she was said to be born in
Germany in 1897. She was billed as much as 8 feet tall but
she was not even 7 ft 7. She was 7 ft 0.5.
many years Londy was an attraction at Dreamland on Coney Island
earning her the moniker "The Dreamland Giantess" and was also
known as The Wonderful Giantess and The Bohemian Giantess.
before the outbreak of World War 2 she was appearing in Great
Britain with The Bertram Mills Circus at The Olympia and other
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