The dancer Fatima, well-known for her dancing shows at the World's Exhibition in 1893, performs for the camera. She opens her act by twirling around a few times, and then she does the 'muscle dance' for which she had attracted considerable notoriety.
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In 1907, by order of a Chicago censorship committee, a stain (allegedly looking like New England) was printed on the film to cover Fatima's body. See more