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Drug advertising ephemera. Box 77, Parke, Davis & Co. to R. Parkinson & Sons.

  • Ephemera

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Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Includes Parke, Davis & Co.'s Haliverol (halibut oil with viosterol - for rickets, malnutrition, tuberculosis), Chloromycetin (antibiotic), Humagel (diarrhoea), Liquor sedans (utero-ovarian anodyne and sedative including viburnam), Metatone (appetite stimulant - after influenza), Pollaccine (for hay-fever), Ponstan (analgesic), Prednisone, quinine hydrochloride and urethane (varicose veins - 1928), Suspension Chloromycetin Palmitate (respiratory complaints), Syrup Cocillana Comp, Taka-Diastase (starch-digesting enzyme), Takazyma, Taka-Diastase Sedative Elixir, Theelin (menopause disorders - 1944,1948), Thyroid-Ovarian emplets (for ovarian dysfunction), Alfred Parker's (Uttoxeter) Buxton Crystals (constipation, dyspepsia, biliousness, torpid liver, haemorrhoids, gout, rheumatism), Dr. Jenner's Kidney and Liver Cure, Dr. Williams' Dinner Pills (indigestion, flatulence, heatrburn, loss of appetite, dyspepsia), Parker's Quinine and Iron Tonic, Parker's Poor Man's Cough Drops, Infallible Liniment, Parker's Korn-e-keur (corns), Parker's Compound Balsam of Horehound, Squill and Tolu (chest diseases, bronchitis, asthma, coughs, influenza, colds, influenza), Parker's Tic and Neuralgia Mixture (tic, tooth-ache, neuralgia or hysteria), Parker's Ginger Tonic, Hindercorns, Parker's Hair Balsam, Floreston Cologne, Parker's Tonic (cures coughs, asthma, tuberculosis by rejuvenating the blood), Lamplough's Pyretic Saline (relieves headache, constipation, indigestion, heartburn, feverish colds, typhus, scarlet fever, smallpox, measles), Rowland's Macassar Oil, Rowland's Odonto (toothpaste), Rowland's Kalydor, Parkinson's Natural Health Salt (tonic) and Sugar coated Stomach Pills (a perforated card from which you can make an eagle), Petrojel petroleum jelly (antiseptic, skin problems, coughs, throat infections, constipation), R. Parkinson & Sons' Chest and Lung Elixir, Camomiles, Parkinsons Powders and Parkinsons Tablets (influenza, headache, neuralgia, rheumatism), Kilkof (coughs and sore throats).

Physical description

1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


  • English

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