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Truevine

Two Brothers, A Kidnapping, and A Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South

by Beth Macy

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Two Brothers, A Kidnapping, and A Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South
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Truevine is the true story of George and Willie Muse, two albino African American brothers who were kidnapped and displayed as circus freaks, and whose mother endured a 28-year struggle to get them back.

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Kidnapped, Then Forced Into The Sideshow: The True Story Of The Muse Brothers

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'Truevine' Tells The Tale Of 2 Black Albino Brothers Forced To Work For The Circus

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