James Munyon

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James M. Munyon
Prof. J. M. Munyon - Munyon's Liberty Song - cover photo.jpg

As pictured in "Munyon's Liberty Song"

Born 3 August 1848(1848-08-03) [1]
Thompson, Connecticut
Died 10 March 1918 (69) [1]
Palm Beach, Florida
Nationality American
Field(s) Publishing, Medicine
Affiliations Munyon's Homeopathic Home Remedy Company
Known for "Munyon's Paw-Paw"

James M. Munyon (August 3, 1848 - March 10, 1918) was an American manufacturer of homeopathic patent medicines, publisher, and patriotic song-writer.


Prior to Prof. Munyon's entry into the patent medicine trade, he was a publisher of a variety of interest magazines, including Christian Voices, the Labor World, and Munyon's Illustrated World.[1]

"There Is Hope"

  • A remedy for every illness
  • Munyon's Paw-Paw Tonic

The Hotel Hygeia

  • The Hotel Hygeia (1903-1917) on Munyon Island.

Selected Bibliography



  • "Dr. Munyon Song" ( — Vincent Bryan and E. Ray Goetz's 1907 musical tribute to Dr. Munyon