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An itinerant medicine vendor known as Medicine Jack carrying his wares in a knapsack on his back. Coloured lithograph.

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Medicine Jack. I'm a jolly old quack, quack, quack, what carries his pack on his back; I've plaisters and pills; I've rhubarb and squills and they call me medicine Jack.


    Credit: Wellcome Collection

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