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  • Thomas Dover, physician and entrepreneur (1660–1742)

    Oh, Dover was a pirate and he sailed the Spanish Main A hacking cough convulsed him and he had agonizing pain. So he mixed himself a powder, which he liked more and more. Ipecac and opium and K2SO4 1   Dover Powder, U.S.P., 1920. Produced by and gift of Parke, Davis and Company. National Museum…