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Liquid Peptonoids postcard; Arlington Chemical Company postcard

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Dates
1910
1936
circa 1910-1936
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001587
Description
Used medium thickness postcard with a description of liquid peptonoids; bottom says samples to physicians on request; Arlington Chemical Company; 1c stamp with a Toronto Ont. postmark; around the printed manufacturer's name and address is a border, with a green bottle inside with "Liquid Peptonoid"…
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Accession Number
996001587
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Food, Formulated -- advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used medium thickness postcard with a description of liquid peptonoids; bottom says samples to
physicians on request; Arlington Chemical Company; 1c stamp with a Toronto Ont. postmark; around
the printed manufacturer's name and address is a border, with a green bottle inside with "Liquid
Peptonoid" written on it
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg
Limited
Maker
Arlington Chemical Company
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1936
circa 1910-1936
Date Remarks
Stamp shows George V
Material
paper: black; white; green; orange
Inscriptions
Front: "Liquid Peptonoids - The emergency nutrient // of Solid Food Value with // out solid food
waste. // It provides energy and // tissue repair when ordi- // nary foods are rejected. // Liquid
Peptonoids // is a restorative and mildly // stimulating food tonic that // builds up wasted //
tissue. // It supplies the nutritive predigested principles of Beef, Milk and Wheat. // samples
to physicians on request // The Arlington Chemical Company, Yonkers, N.Y. // 88 Wellington Street
West, Toronto, Canada"; back: "Dr. L.S. Holmes // 241 Queens Ave. // London, Ont."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6
Binder C
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.7 cm. x Width: 8.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Postcard is discoloured with black smudges on both sides
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.001.589, .605, .608, .609; CD #8
Research Facts
See 996.001.589, .605, .608 (same person), .609 (same address); company was wholesale druggists,
active from 1900 on
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