Of course, the patent-medicine venders had long since reached it.
The newspaper which refuses to aid the patent-medicine people is marked.
It was just at this time that the patent-medicine man came along.
Of course it has the patent-medicine flavor, too; Detroit, by her "slogan," is a cure-all.
Don't run away with the idea that conversion is a patent-medicine.
Consequently, the lower and ignorant classes are caught by the blatant chaff of the patent-medicine venders and the quack doctors.
Patent-medicine advertising in the News-Letter prior to 1750 was infrequent.
The American people were slaves to self-medication, and the patent-medicine makers had it all their own way.
The patent-medicine business in the United States ran into the hundreds of millions of dollars annually.
Neither the public nor the patent-medicine people paid much attention to the first attacks.