Medicine Cabinet

Medicines of the era were crude at best and a doctor's pharmacy like this might consist chiefly of sulphur and opium, together with some mercury compounds. In fact, many of the treatments did as much, perhaps even opium, together with some mercury compounds. In fact, many of the treatments did as much, perhaps even

more, harm than good. Time - and freedom from professional treatment -

were probably the best healers of all. -

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