Elephant Man present but unseen. He is in a tent or behind a drape. During the scene, the shadow of his hands can be observed as he warms them over a small lamp enclosed within some bricks, a lamp that is also used for the exhibition. Elephant Man, his real name being Joseph Merrick, was utterly misshapen except for one arm and a hand that had escaped the disease. His hand was very delicate, like a woman's hand. Tom Norman is playing with a deck of tarot cards. His assistant, Jimmy, is resting.