Punch,  34 (1858), 57.

Wet Packing



News-Commentary, Drollery


Medical Treatment, Hydropathy

    Announces that 'packing patients in wet sheets' was practiced 'on patient travellers in hotels' before it was allegedly discovered by Vincenz Priessnitz.

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