June 1977

Volume 28
Issue 4

Features 

Of herbal medicine, a “doctor” named Samuel Thomson, and a sure cure for almost everything…

The granite was tough—but so was Gutzon Borglum

Anonymous

Saving Hundred-Year-Old Buildings

Anonymous

A Last Link with the Living Frontier

Anonymous

Corruption, Yesterday and Today

Anonymous

and how, a decade after the Revolution, a melodramatic rescue attempt, involving a grateful young American, went awry

From Poverty and Persecution to Prosperity and Power

June 1977

Departments 

AMERICAN CHARACTERS

POSTSCRIPTS TO HISTORY

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