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Dr. Pettis' Australian Blood Purifier label

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001507
Description
Thin paper label for Dr. Pettis' Australian Blood Purifier; done in black on white (or once was paper; indentations from printing clear on the back side
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Accession Number
996001507
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- ephemera
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Thin paper label for Dr. Pettis' Australian Blood Purifier; done in black on white (or once was paper; indentations from printing clear on the back side
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
J. L. Bean (product?)
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Date Remarks
No patent number
Material
paper: black; white
Inscriptions
"DR. PETTIS' // AUSTRALIAN // BLOOD PURIFIER // Is composed of Medical Herbs // and Roots discovered while // travelling in the Islands. // A GREAT RESTORER OF HEALTH // From an impure state of the // Blood or disordered stomach. // A certain remedy for // Dyspepsia, Liver Complaint, // Loss of Appetite, General Debi- // lity or Weakness, caused by Ex- // posure, Imprudence or Excess, // Coughs, Colds, Headache, Cos- // tiveness, Biliousness, etc."; directions then listed
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.6 cm. x Width: 6.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Top third has a crease in it, left edge has several tears; bottom left corner is bent; bottom, near middle of "frame" are two small stains; sun/age discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
J. L. Bean also "put up" W.A. Hoffman's Oriental Anodyne
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W. A. Hoffman's Oriental Anodyne label

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001508
Description
Thin paper label for W.A. Hoffman's Oriental Anodyne; done in black ink on white (or once was paper; divided into three sections; the middle section is written left to right, up to down; left side must be turned counterclockwise to read, clockwise to read the right side.
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Accession Number
996001508
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- ephemera
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Thin paper label for W.A. Hoffman's Oriental Anodyne; done in black ink on white (or once was paper; divided into three sections; the middle section is written left to right, up to down; left side must be turned counterclockwise to read, clockwise to read the right side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
J. L. Bean (product?)
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Date Remarks
No patent number
Material
paper: black; white
Inscriptions
"W.A. HOFFMANS // ORIENTAL // ANODYNE. // An Internal and External // Remedy for Rheumatism, // Neuralgia, Toothache, Head- // ache, Inflammation, Cramps // Burns, Sprains, Cuts, Bruises // Spinal Affections, Kidneys // Bronchitis, Coughs, Colds // Lung Diseases, Asthma, // Bowel Complaints, Diarrhoea // Dysentery, Dyspepsia, Pal- // pitation of the Heart, Bites // and Stings"; directions for external and internal use on either side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 9.7 cm. x Width: 7.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Small tear, top middle edge; sun/age discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
J. L. Bean also "put up" Dr. Pettis' Australian Blood Purifier; cost $0.25
Images
Less detail