Hamlin's Wizard Oil Co.

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2 & 5 fl. oz. bottles of Hamlin's Wizard Oil.

Hamlin's Wizard Oil Co. was a patent medicine manufacturer and distributor, originally founded in 1862 by John A. Hamlin and Lysander B. Hamlin as J. A. Hamlin & Bro. and reorganized in 1881 as Hamlin's Wizard Oil Co.[1] They were most well-known for Hamlin's Wizard Oil, the product for which their company was named, and promoted with travelling sales troupes who performed medicine shows across North America.

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  1. Origin, growth, and usefulness of the Chicago Board of Trade. Historical Publishing Co. 1885. p. 359.  (Entry under "Hamlin's Wizard Oil Co.")