A long, narrow cardboard box containing a bottle of tonic.
box (?) - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 7.0 cm
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Original record had "19c."
cardboard: dark yellow; black
Printed on box: "Andes' // Great // Prescription // WELS // AND // PURIFICATION // OF // THE BLOOD"; "A System Cleanser and Tonic"; "Address orders to A.G. Payne, sole proprietor and distributor of Andes' Great Remedies. Head Office: 1615 Central Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio. Branch Office: 193 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Canada."
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-2 Row E
Box is badly worn and coming apart; label [on bottle ?] is wearing out.
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."
Original record had "19c."; June 30, 1906 printed on package.
paper: dark yellow; black
Printed on package: "BOROLYPTOL // The Palisade Man'f'g Co. Yonkers, N.Y. // 199 Guaranteed by the Palisade Manfg. Co. under the food and drugs act, June 30, 1906 // An ideal antiseptic and anti-zymotic fluid for Internal and External use // Antagonistic to all disease breeding germs."
Printed on box: "SULPHUME // THE GREAT // SKIN CURE // & BLOOD // PURIFIER // This Bottle // Makes 10 Strong // Sulphur Baths // Price $1.00 // Sulphume Chemical Co. // NEW YORK"; "Rheumatism, gout, kidney disease, urinary troubles, stone of the bladder, pimples and blood diseases of all kinds."
Embossed on bottle: "Sulphume Chemical Co. New York"; printed on label: "SULPHUME // SPECIAL // Rheumatism, gout, kidney disease, urinary troubles, stone of the bladder, pimples and blood diseases of all kinds // Price $1.00 // Dose for Adult: one teaspoonful (60 drops) in a wineglass of water three times daily, half-hour after meals preferred."; From pamphlet: "It decomposes uric and oxalic acid and it dissolves all amorphous, nitrogenous matter and impurities that may have entered into the blood restoring system to a healthy condition."
Printed on box: "HUMPHREYS' // WITCH HAZEL OINTMENT (COMPOUND) // TRADE MARK // REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. // MADE IN U.S.A."; from attached circular: "Antiseptic and antimicrobic"; "It's in particular for piles, hemorrhoids, external or internal, blind or bleeding, or itching"; "It gives relief, the pain is allayed and the inflammation arrested"; "It is readily applied and never injurious."
On label in fancy font: "Seng"; embossed on side: "Sultan Drug Co."; printed on label: "Stomachal Restorative - Seng increases the secretion of the digestive fluid, relieves congestion of the mucous coats of the stomach and bowels, and restores the assimilative processes to a normal condition."