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Dr. Pettis' Australian Blood Purifier [product label]

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Ephemera
Communication
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Ephemera
Communication
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
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Ephemera
Communication
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Ephemera
Communication
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
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
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. // THIS GREAT BLOOD PURIFIER // SHOULD BE KEPT IN EVERY // FAMILY // DIRECTIONS - From one half // to one tablespoon full three times // a day, before meals. The person // taking must be his own judge, for // some need more and some less. // Put up by // J. L. BEAN, // Lindsay, Ont.
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
Images
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W. A. Hoffman's Oriental Anodyne [product label]

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
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
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
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
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
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 // PUT UP BY J. L. BEAN, Lindsay // PRICE 25CTS // DIRECTIONS // INTERNAL - Dose from two drops to a teaspoon - // ful, in ten times the amount of water or milk, ac - // cording to age and circumstances. For Cramps, // Colic, Diarrhoea, Dysentery, Bowel Complaint, // Colds, Chills, Fever and Ague, repeat the dose // every half hour till relieved. // To be taken instantly on mixing. // EXTERNAL - For Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Bron - // chitis, Diphtheria, Inflammation of Lungs and // Bowels, rub thoroughly till the parts become very // hot; to be taken internally at the same time. For // Croup, to be taken internally in Goose Oil. For Sore throat, // gargle the throat well. To be kept well corked."
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