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The Menace, an Exposition of Quackery Nostrum Exploitation and Reminiscences of a Country Doctor

The Menace, an Exposition of Quackery Nostrum Exploitation and Reminiscences of a Country Doctor

Date: 1914
Creator: Dixon, Chas. D. (Charles D.)
Description: This book serves to expose fraudulent doctors, practitioners and other professionals who treat individuals without the proper licenses. It includes detailed descriptions of malpractice, letters from a fake professor, newspaper advertisements for fake treatments and cures, as well as other miscellaneous prosecutions in Bexar County, Texas.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
[News Script: News briefs]

[News Script: News briefs]

Date: March 21, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Karl Grumbach, jailed in Dallas for forging checks.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[News Script: Carter trial postponed]

[News Script: Carter trial postponed]

Date: October 16, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about chief deputy Sheriff A. B. Carter facing charges for collecting illegal fees for transporting families to Wichita Falls State Hospital, after the county had already paid costs.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[News Script: Swindler]

[News Script: Swindler]

Date: June 12, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about police capturing Marice Weinzelbaum in Houston, because he was wanted in Chicago for swindling $500,000.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[News Script: News brief -- fraud]

[News Script: News brief -- fraud]

Date: January 26, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fraud indictment against Dallas inventor William "Doc" Estep, convicted of selling fraudulent stock in a company that supposedly produced a free energy device, as well as a machine claimed to cure cancer.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[News Script: Review - Benjack]

[News Script: Review - Benjack]

Date: November 2, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ben Jack Cage seeking a new trial for his embezzling of 100 thousand dollars from ICT.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[News Script: Swindler]

[News Script: Swindler]

Date: September 24, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Johnny Thomas Camp, arrested for borrowing money on junked cars at his used car business.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[News Script: Adams makes bond]

[News Script: Adams makes bond]

Date: January 16, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Thomas Clifford Adams being released from jail on two $5,000 bonds, one for Dayton, Ohio, and on for Seattle, all for check violations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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