Morehead's Magnetic Machine
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|Morehead's Magnetic Machine|
|a.k.a.||"Morehead's Improved Graduated Magnetic Machine"|
Morehead's Magnetic Machine is a device that applies a variable electric current to a subject, obstensibly to treat them for any ailments or medical complaints, which was developed and sold by D.C. Morehead. Among the selling-points offered was its compactness, the complete unit (battery, wiring, helix) being packed into a small wooden case.
- Adverts for "Morehead's Magnetic Machine" in the "New England Journal of Medicine" (Volume 39, November 1848)