VICTORIAN CANCER CURES
VICTORIAN ADVERTISING
By
Jennifer Carnell

Some adverts offered alleged cures for even the most dangerous of conditions.
Mr. Hudson's 'cure'.
'In external cancer the whole growth is completely extracted by the Hudson process'.
With a quote from a customer from 1872, 'The cancer which was on my father's lip is almost well now. The roots came away nicely.' The father survived for 22 years.
An advert from 1895.

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