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A Disquisition on the Evils of Using Tobacco

and the Necessity of Immediate and Entire Reformation

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Author: Orin Fowler
Published: 1842
Language: English
Wordcount: 15,030 / 53 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 66.2
LoC Category: RA
Downloads: 911
Added to site: 2008.01.20
mnybks.net#: 19790
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Health
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from the press."

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"Fowler on the Evils of using Tobacco.--We are anxious to see this work extensively circulated, for we are confident that it will do good. The pamphlet contains much valuable information, and will be found well worth an attentive and frequent perusal."

The Unionist, Brooklyn, Conn.

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"Fowler on the Evils of using Tobacco.--The subject of which this pamphlet treats is one which, we are persuaded, has received too small a share of attention from those who are laboring to free our land, utterly and forever, from the thraldom of intemperance. From our own observation, limited as it has been, we are persuaded that the victims of intemperance in the use of this poisonous weed are by no means inconsiderable in number. Probably Mr. Fowler is correct when he estimates the mortality occasioned by the use of tobacco in its various forms, at five thousand annually. For ourself we are convinced that the suppression of intemperance in spirituous

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