Corsets are bad for the rib cage aswell i heard, but it did make you're rack nice!lol.
Were lucky us girls today, we can wear corsets for a specical event but then we can choose not to wear them ever again.
Brendan, there was fat people in 1912 i agree, but there still not obese or obese like in todays standards.
But i am shock thy are a little big bigger than i expected though.
Take a look at the modern obese photos of pepole and you'll see that 1912 fat people are only big boned or fat!Thanks for suppling some photos.