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Buffalo Bill endorses snake oil...

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June 2, 1892

THE EVENING BEE, Omaha, June 2, 1892  The bottom of page 7 has a nice illustration captioned: "Hon. Wm. F. Cody - 'Buffalo Bill' " which is essentially an endorsement by him of a patent medicine. He had become: "...afflicted with malaria. Knowing the virtues of Kickapoo Indian Sagwa, Mr. Cody sent...for this wonderful Indian remedy, & after using a few bottles was permanently cured..." with more (see).
Eight pages, a small piece clipped from near the bottom of the front leaf, bit irregular at the spine, some edge tears.

Category: The Old West

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