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Drug advertising ephemera. Box 37.

  • Ephemera

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Box file containing 28 items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Includes: Panopepton (failing vitality, restorative, stimulant 1934-40), Zymine (tonic food to peptonise milk, 1928-37), Faith Whitcomb's Balsam (common cold, coughs), Omnacillin, Omnamycin (Hoechst, 1956), Diaformin (analgesic, anti-inflammatory agent), Argyrol (silver vitellin : ear infections, cold, hay fever, throat infections, conjunctivitis, trachoma, chanchroid, cystitis, gonorrhoea, pyelitis, vulvo-vaginits), California Syrup of Figs (constipation), Perfection boil plaster (boils), Olympic wintergreen & capsicum plaster (neuralgia, llumbago, rheumatism, gout, sciatica, chest complaints, coughs), Fabahistin (hay fever, vasomotor rhinitis, asthma, urticaria), Iversal (mouth and throat infections), Veronal (hypnotic, depression, insomnia, anxiety), Faulding's Eucalyptus Oil (asthma, bronchitis, cough, colds, cholera, dysentery, dyspepsia, influenza, typhoid, measles, mumps, rheumatism, worms, whooping cough), Fennings' Fever Curer (scarlet fever, diphtheria, influenza), Fennings' Lung Healers (asthma, bronchitis, incipient tuberculosis), Fennings' Stomach Strengtheners (dyspepsia, flatulence, heartburn), Fennings' Children's Powders (convulsions, fever, gripes, thrush), Fennings' Adult Cooling Powders (fever, indigestion, rheumatism, erysipelas), Fennings' Hooping Cough Powders (whooping cough), Fennings' Gripe Mixture, Fennings' mixture (colds, influenza), Fennings' Little Healers (cough), Fennings soluble children's cooling powders (teething pain), Regyl (flatulence, dyspepsia), Montserrat Lime Cordial (vitamin C purifies the blood, prevents skin blemishes).

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1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


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