Printed on label: "Sodium Salicylate Compound"; "This combination has been used with success in the treatment of acute articular Rheumatism and serous inflammations of rheumatic origin; said to be more efficient than either of the ingredients when administered alone"; embossed with: "E. B. Shuttleworth Chem Co Limited Toronto."
Printed on one side: "MUNYON'S // HOMEOPATHIC // HOME REMEDIES"; on another side: "MUNYON'S // NEURALGIA CURE. // PRICE, 25 CENTS."; from label: "Cures sharp, shooting, knife-like pains in the face, head, chest, and back, and neuralgia pains in any part of the body."
Printed on package: "HUMPHREYS' // "15" // (A Homeopathic Preparation) // RHEUMATIC PAINS // ACTIVE INGREDIENTS (H.P.U.S.) // HUMPHREYS' MEDICINE CO. // INCORPORATED // NEW YORK, N.Y. // MADE IN U.S.A."; "Complete // Directions // Enclosed"; "Average Contents // 190 Tablets // 2 1/2 Grains each"; from attached circular: "For joint and muscular pains of an inflammatory nature. // Inflammatory rheumatism is manifested by fever, painful tenderness, or soreness, lameness, and swelling of he affected part. The discomfort may shift from one part to another. Treatment – Take two tablets of No. 15 every two hours until relieved. If discomfort is severe, two tablets of No. 15 may be taken every hour. If fever is present, take six pellets of No. 1 and two tablets of No. 15 every hour, alternating the two preparations, until relieved."
Printed on label: "Digitalin Compound // Elixir No. 23"; "This combination of valuable Heart Tonics will be found most useful in case of Heart Disease, Pneumonia, [illeg.], any condition where collapse or heart failure is feared."
Storage Room 0010
Unit Of Measure
Bottle one-quarter full of contents; label coloured with age; #2: bottle is dusty; label is darkened but still legible and fully affixed to the glass; cork is whole; no chips or cracks in the glass; label torn in the centre, approx. 0.3 cm in diameter.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre - July 2002
"When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017
Printed inside circle on lid: "SALVA-CEA // (TRADE MARK) // ALLAYS IRRITATION // SUBDUES INFLAMMATION // RELIEVES PAIN // THE BRANDRETH CO. // 274 CANAL ST. // N.Y."; printed in a band around this circle: "A UNIVERSAL EXTERNAL REMEDY ABSOLUTELY SAFE MANF. OSSINING, N.Y."; printed in a band around this: "GUARANTEED BY THE BRANDRETH CO. UNDER THE FOOD & DRUGS ACT [illeg.]"