The words "Hoodoo" and "Mascot" have a meaning among these people of which we have only a dim conception, and when sickness enters a family the aid of an alleged doctor, who is often a charlatan of the worst character, is apt to be sought.
Thus it is that we come to have so many charlatans in every branch of knowledge.
To be sure our friends, on all sides, fell off, and those especially who wished us to be silent on the question of woman's rights, declared "the cause too sacred to be advocated by such a charlatan as George Francis Train."
Besides doing this Agrippa drove the astrologers and charlatans from the city.
I have heard Mr. ROOSEVELT called everything from a charlatan to the Saviour of his Country.
Charlatans among the leaders of the new thought, and society dilettantism, both came under his merciless lash.