"Texas Charley" Bigelow
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|"Texas Charley" Bigelow|
|Born||14 January 1855|
|Died||30 December 1917 (62) |
|Known for||Kickapoo Indian Medicine Company|
Charles Sam Houston Bigelow (January 14, 1855 - December 30, 1917), also known as "Texas Charley" Bigelow, was an American patent medicine manufacturer and promoter, co-founder with "Doc" Healy of the Kickapoo Indian Medicine Company, widely renown for its travelling medicine shows in the late 19th century.
- Obituary notice for "Colonel Charles Sam Houston Bigelow" (Texas Charley Bigelow) (bigelowsociety.com) — from December 31, 1917 ed. of the Houston Chronicle.