Rudolph Marx, M.d.

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A graduate of Heidelberg University, Dr. Rudolph Marx has been practicing surgery in Los Angeles since 1923. He has written a number of articles on medical history, and is now working on a book on the medical profiles of the Presidents of the United States. This article is an adaptation of one chapter in that book.

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August 1955

Stalwart as he was, the general was often ill. A doctor studies his record and notes shortcomings in Eighteenth-Century medical care.