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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. James (Jim) Robert Ronald McCrindle Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
005009008
Description
A seven-page paper pamphlet advertising Borocaine.
  3 images  
Accession Number
005009008
Collection
Dr. James (Jim) Robert Ronald McCrindle Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertisements
MM= Drugs -- anesthetics -- advertisements
Description
A seven-page paper pamphlet advertising Borocaine.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. McCrindle
Maker
The British Drug Houses Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks.
Material
paper; white
Inscriptions
"'BOROCAINE' // The New Local Anaesthetic. // Completely supersedes Cocaine. // THE BRITISH DRUG HOUSES LTD. // Makers of Fine Chemicals, // GRAHAM ST., CITY ROAD, LONDON, N.1. // Chemical Worls: Whart Road, London, N.1." printed on the cover.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 21.7 cm x Width 14.0 cm
Condition Remarks
A few discolourations.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
Research Facts
Dr. McCrindle was born in Kingston, Jamaica in 1862 but moved to Scotland in 1882 where he graduated with his degree in general medicine and surgery from the University of Glasgow in 1885; he returned to Jamaica in 1904; this collection accompanies 1989.10.1; Borocaine (ethocaine borate) was used as a general anaesthetic.
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advertising booklet

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Dates
1869
circa 1869
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001898
Description
Paper hardcover book put out by Barry, Du Barry & Co. for their product "Revalenta Arabica"; inside - brief product promises and many testimonials; one page missing.
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Accession Number
996001898
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- advertisements
Description
Paper hardcover book put out by Barry, Du Barry & Co. for their product "Revalenta Arabica"; inside - brief product promises and many testimonials; one page missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July, 1993.
Maker
Barry, Du Barry & Co. Wertheimer, Lea & Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
Great Britain
Dates
1869
circa 1869
Date Remarks
Dated
Material
paper: green; black
Inscriptions
"THE // NATURAL RESTORER // OF // PERFECT HEALTH // TO THE // MOST ENFEEBLED OR SHATTERED CONSTITUTION, // WITHOUT MEDICINE, INCONVENIENCE OR EXPENSE; // OR HOW // SPEEDILY AND RADICALLY TO REMOVE // WITHOUT MEDICINE, // DYSPEPSIA (INDIGESTION), NERVOUSNESS, CONSTIPATION, FLATU- // LENCY, PHLEGM, BILIOUSNESS, LIVER COMPLAINTS, HYSTERIA, NEURALGIA, SLEEPLESSNESS, // ACIDITY ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Length
16.6 cm.
Width
10.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Very age/sun discoloured and stained; cover corners are soft
Copy Type
Original
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More Secret Remedies [promotional booklet]

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Dates
1912
circa 1912
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001900
Description
Paper book put out by the British Medical Association: "More Secret Remedies"; cover is blue fabric on cardboard cover; inside reveals the truth about many patent medicines.
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Accession Number
996001900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- advertisements
Description
Paper book put out by the British Medical Association: "More Secret Remedies"; cover is blue fabric on cardboard cover; inside reveals the truth about many patent medicines.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection in 1993.
Maker
British Medical Association
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
Great Britain
Dates
1912
circa 1912
Date Remarks
Dated
Material
paper: blue; black
Inscriptions
"MORE SECRET REMEDIES. // WHAT THEY COST AND WHAT THEY CONTAIN. // BASED ON ANALYSES MADE FOR THE // BRITISH MEDICAL ASSOCIATION. // SECRET REMEDIES -- SECOND SERIES // Price ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 21.4 cm. x Width: 13.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; binding repaired with black tape and outside with Scotch tape; a few stains and creases
Copy Type
Original
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newspaper advertisement

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001915
Description
Black and white printed advertisements, on same page, for (1) John Carter, 6A, New Cavendish St. and (2) Carter's Little Liver Pills (Carter sells "Invalid Comforts").
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Accession Number
996001915
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- advertisements
Description
Black and white printed advertisements, on same page, for (1) John Carter, 6A, New Cavendish St. and (2) Carter's Little Liver Pills (Carter sells "Invalid Comforts").
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July 15, 1995.
Maker
John Carter
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Date on price tag
Material
paper: black; ivory
Inscriptions
Front reads: "CARTER, 6A, NEW CAVENDISH ST., // PORTLAND PLACE, LONDON, W. // LITERARY MACHINE // BREAKFAST IN BED TABLES // INVALID COMFORTS // BATH CHAIRS from [British pound symbol] 1.5s // IRON INVALID CHAIRS & CARRIAGES // PERAMBULATORS [with drawings and descriptions of goods]"; also: "CARTER'S // LITTLE // LIVER // PILLS // SICK HEADACHE [plus description]"; back has advertisements for time clocks, toothpaste, ozone paper, and chocolate
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.0 cm. x Width: 16.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
No signs of wear
Copy Type
Original
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newspaper advertisement

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Dates
Feb. 18 1893
circa Feb. 18 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001917
Description
Advertisement in black and white for Leveson's Invalid Chairs & Carriages, with illustrations and descriptions of chairs
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001917
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Wheelchairs -- advertisements
Description
Advertisement in black and white for Leveson's Invalid Chairs & Carriages, with illustrations and
descriptions of chairs
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July 15, 1995
Maker
Leveson & Sons
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
Feb. 18 1893
circa Feb. 18 1893
Date Remarks
Date on price tag; dated on back of paper
Material
paper: black; beige
Inscriptions
Front reads: "LEVESON'S INVALID CHAIRS & CARRIAGES // LEVESON'S WICKER BATHCHAIRS // LEVESON'S
VICTORIA INVALID'S CARRIAGE // LEVESON'S PATENT TELESCOPE COUCH // MERLIN CHAIRS // CANE CARRYING
CHAIRS // PERAMBULATORS ..."; etc.; back has partial advertisement for Beecham's Pills; and
date of newspaper -- February 18, 1893
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 9.5 cm. x Width: 27.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper beginning to yellow slightly, especially on right half
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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newspaper advertisement

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001918
Description
A part of a newspaper containing several black & white ads for patent medicines: Dr. Williams' Pink Pills for Pale People; Allen & Hanbury's Castor Oil; Himrod's Cure for Asthma
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001918
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- advertisements
Description
A part of a newspaper containing several black & white ads for patent medicines: Dr. Williams'
Pink Pills for Pale People; Allen & Hanbury's Castor Oil; Himrod's Cure for Asthma
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July 15, 1995
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Date on price tag
Material
paper: black; ivory
Inscriptions
Front reads: "Nerve Tonic // Blood Builder // Dr. Williams' // Pink // Pills // for // Pale //
People // Allen & Hanbury's // Castor Oil // Tasteless, Pure, Active. // HIMROD'S // CURE FOR
ASTHMA // Established nearly a quarter of a century"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.0 cm. x Width: 26.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper very slightly yellowed, especially on right half
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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newspaper advertisement

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001919
Description
Newspaper advertisement for Bertelli's Catramin Pills in black and white showing an angel carrying an evergreen tree.
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Newspaper advertisement for Bertelli's Catramin Pills in black and white showing an angel carrying an evergreen tree.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July 15, 1995
Maker
Berterlli's Catramin Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Date on price tag
Material
paper: black; off-white
Inscriptions
Front reads: "BERTELLI'S CATRAMIN PILLS // FROM AN // ANTISEPTIC // SPECIAL TAR OIL // GLOBULAR PASTILLES OF PLEASANT TASTE"; (claims to cure "colds, cough, asthma, catarrh, sore & relaxed throat, bronchitis, tuberculosis, consumption, influenza, dyspepsia, loss of voice"); back has part of an advertisement for Vinolia Soap
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.0 cm. x Width: 26.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
No marks or discolouration
Copy Type
Original
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newspaper advertisement

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001923
Description
Newspaper advertisement in black and white for Mariani Wine showing the bust of M. Charles Gounod
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001923
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Wine -- advertisements
Description
Newspaper advertisement in black and white for Mariani Wine showing the bust of M. Charles Gounod
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July 15, 1995
Maker
Wilcox & Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Date on price tag
Material
paper: black; off-white
Inscriptions
Front reads: "MARIANI WINE // STRENGTHENER // OF THE // ENTIRE SYSTEM // AND // RENOVATOR // OF
THE // VITAL FORCES. // Specially prescribed in cases of // BRAIN EXHAUSTION, // NERVOUS DEPRESSION,
// SLEEPLESSNESS, // NERVOUS DEBILITY, // CONVALESCENCE, // VOICE FATIGUE"; (also some
testimonials and information about availability); back has ads for: the Parisian Diamond Company,
Peter Robinson; Carter's Little Liver Pills; G.E. Lewis Guns; Fer Bravais
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.2 cm. x Width: 26.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
No marks or discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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newspaper advertisement

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001924
Description
Newspaper advertisement in black and white for Harness' Electropathic Belt, with an illustration of the Electropathic and Zander Institute, and two cherubs holding the gentleman's belt and lady's belt respectively
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001924
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Quackery -- advertisements
Description
Newspaper advertisement in black and white for Harness' Electropathic Belt, with an illustration
of the Electropathic and Zander Institute, and two cherubs holding the gentleman's belt and
lady's belt respectively
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July 15, 1995
Maker
Zander Electropathic & Zander Institute
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Date on price tag
Material
paper: black; off-white
Inscriptions
Front reads: "RHEUMATIC AND NERVOUS SUFFERERS // AND ALL WHO SUFFER FROM // Indigestion // Internal
Weakness // General Debility // Sleeplessness // Nervous Exhaustion // Torpid Liver //
Brain Fag // Nervous Dyspepsia // Hysteria // Kidney Diseases // Organic Disorders // Melancholia
// [advocatesf the use of the electric belt instead of taking drugs] // HARNESS' ELECTROPATHIC
BELT // FOR // WEAK MEN AND DELICATE WOMEN. // can only be obtained at the // ELECTROPATHIC AND
ZANDER INSTITUTE."; (testimonials, addresses)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.5 cm. x Width: 26.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
No marks or discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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newspaper advertisement

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001925
Description
Newspaper advertisement for Geraudel's Pastilles, black and white, showing a seated woman in flowing robes
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001925
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- advertisements
Description
Newspaper advertisement for Geraudel's Pastilles, black and white, showing a seated woman in
flowing robes
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July 15, 1995
Maker
Fassett & Johnson
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Date on price tag
Material
paper: black; off-white
Inscriptions
Front reads: "IF YOU COUGH TAKE GERAUDEL'S PASTILLES. // Containing the purest essence of Nor//
way Pine Tar, Geraudel's Pastilles // are superior to all other analagous // preparations,
which only operate by // virtue of their dangerous NARCOTIC // ingredients."; (lists its uses and
claims testimonials from an adoring public); back has various small classified-type ads
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 17.8 cm. x Width: 26.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
No marks or discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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