Landis, S M

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(1829-1902) US clergyman and man of medicine (but not a doctor) whose theories about physical and mental health are promulgated in the 100 chapters of An Entirely New Feature of a Thrilling Novel!: Entitled, The Social War of the Year 1900; Or, the Conspirators and Lovers!: A Lesson for Saints and Sinners (1872), in which a healer, whose powers are sufficient for him to be described as a proto-Superman, combats evil and brings good sense (and a savage Eugenical regime), to the world, and the new century becomes an Eden. [JC]

Simon Mohler Landis

born Lancaster, Pennsylvania: 4 June 1829

died Boston, Massachusetts: 25 December 1902

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