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

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.
Date: 1914
Creator: Dixon, Chas. D. (Charles D.)
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 710, Chapter 944

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to verification of identity of applicants for benefits under and prevention of duplicate participation in the financial assistance and supplemental nutrition assistance programs.
Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, Senate Bill 76, Chapter 869

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas Senate relating to certain providers of subsidized child care, the use of certain personal information to prevent fraud in child-care programs, and the disclosure of certain personal information for the purpose of investigation and enforcement of unemployment compensation violations.
Date: 2011-04/2011-06
Creator: Texas. Legislature. Senate.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Mount Indicted]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the River Oaks Bank Failure in 1956 and the role that attorney J. C. Mount played.
Date: December 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Swindle]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Murray Jeremiah Cohn and Russell Freeman Cumpe. Both men are charged with using interstate wire for fraudulent purposes.
Date: October 17, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News brief -- fraud]

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.
Date: January 26, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections