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Jane Bielawski and her creepy ass chucky like doll ‘Missy’. Following suspicious deaths if some of her friends in New York police tried interviewing Jane. According to reports the young girl lost her mind and accused her doll of the murders before throwing her doll out of her apartment window screaming ‘Bad dolly! Naughty dolly!’ Jane was take to Bloomington Asylum for hysteria. She never left and died there in 1968.

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Jane Bielawski and her creepy ass chucky like doll ‘Missy’. Following suspicious deaths if some of her friends in New York police tried interviewing Jane. According to reports the young girl lost her mind and accused her doll of the murders before throwing her doll out of her apartment window screaming ‘Bad dolly! Naughty dolly!’ Jane was take to Bloomington Asylum for hysteria. She never left and died there in 1968.

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In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, some doctors wore a beak-like mask which was filled with aromatic items. The masks were designed to protect them from putrid air, which (according to the miasmatic theory of disease) was seen as the cause of infection.

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In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, some doctors wore a beak-like mask which was filled with aromatic items. The masks were designed to protect them from putrid air, which (according to the miasmatic theory of disease) was seen as the cause of infection.