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History of the Comstock Patent Medicine Business and Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills

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Author: Robert B. Shaw
Published: 1916
Language: English
Wordcount: 22,582 / 77 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 61.6
LoC Category: D
Downloads: 427
Added to site: 2004.11.13 9076
Genres: Science, History

; Brother, No. 9 John Street

Lucius, for his part, never deigned to recognize his opponents as brothers but merely described them as "two young men who claim relationship to me."

It was the position of J. Carlton and George that as they, equally with Lucius, were heirs of the dissolved firm of Comstock & Co. Brothers, they had as much right as Lucius to receive and open letters so addressed. Moreover, since the predecessor firm of Comstock & Co. had never been dissolved, J. Carlton also shared in any rights, claims, or property of this firm. In a more personal vein, the brothers also asserted in their brief that Lucius "is not on speaking terms with his aged mother nor any one of his brothers or sisters, Nephews or Nieces, or even of his Uncles or Aunts, embracing quite a large circle all of whom have been estranged from him, either by personal difficulties with him, or his improper conduct towards his brothers." Lucius, in turn, had copies of his charges against his brothers, together with



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