Kovels: Fortune tellers have been popular for years
Published 01/24/2014, INFORUM
In the United States, many 20th-century amusement parks had fortune teller machines that enticed customers. Put a coin (or, in later years, a dollar bill) in the slot, and the life-size figure in the glass-fronted booth nodded and moved mouth, hands and even eyes while giving you a card telling your future.Word count: 977
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