Just about everywhere you go in Mexico you’ll find a Dr. Simi Pharmacy selling Generic Medicine. An in Most of them you’ll see the Dr. Simi character out front dancing away to draw attention to the business.
Heres some facts about the dancing Dr. that came out in the newspaper the other day.
The Head is made of foam rubber and weighs ten pounds… the entire outfit weighs 22 pounds, it has a height of 6 feet…
theres a fan ran by a battery in the upper part of the headpiece. Internal temperature can reach 30 degrees Celsius.
typical salary for dancers is about $50 dollars a week for a five day week at five hours a day , some places offer a commision on incresed sales. no social security. The biggest part of the dancers are women.