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Our latest and greatest invention that revolutionises electro-medical therapy : it cures, it rejuvenates : a golden opportunity for you open for one week only ... / British Electric Institute.

British Electric Institute.
  • Ephemera

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Large leaflet advertising the British Electric Institute's "Nu-Medelec" medical electricity cabinet battery ("an electrical home doctor"). It was promoted as curing: alopecia, acne, anaemia, ankylosis, arthritis, arteriosclerosis, bladder and kidney troubles, constipation, indigestion, gastritis, gout, constipation, haemorrhoids, hysteria, insomnia, lumbago, locomotor ataxia, muscular atrophy, neuritis, sciatica, neuralgia, neurasthenia, nervous exhaustion, obesity, paralysis, paraplegia, prostate troubles, rheumatism, rickets, spinal disease, synovitis, influenza, writer's cramp and after effects of malaria.. The Institute was based at 25 Holborn Viaduct, London, E.C.1.


London : British Electric Institute, [1900?]

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1 sheet : illustrations ; 51 cm.


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  • English

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