Booklet consisting of one sheet of stiff paper and seven sheets of thin paper bound with two staples along the centre line and folded in half; thus it has 28 pages; the booklet promotes Cow Brand Baking Soda as an antacid home remedy; the booklet also cites 32 symptoms and uses for which baking sod…
Booklet consisting of one sheet of stiff paper and seven sheets of thin paper bound with two staples along the centre line and folded in half; thus it has 28 pages; the booklet promotes Cow Brand Baking Soda as an antacid home remedy; the booklet also cites 32 symptoms and uses for which baking soda may be effective.
The title page reads, "A Friend in // Need // DWIGHT'S // COW BRAND // BAKING SODA // FACTS WORTH KNOWING ABOUT // COW BRAND BAKING SODA // AS A PROVED MEDICAL // AGENT // CHURCH & DWIGHT Limited // 2715 Reading Street // Montreal, Canada // Copyright 1933 Printed in Canada"
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2005-2-2 Box #1
Length 14.4 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
The cover and text block have discoloured overall, and are split at the back; there are tears on the first page, the last page, and the back cover; the last page is dog-eared; there are stains on all pages.
Booklet with ten leaves that are printed in black on both sides; four sheets of paper are folded in half, bound with one stitch of white thread, and another sheet is glued to the folded edge to become the front and back covers; this is a drug manufacturer's catalogue that contains a message from th…
Booklet with ten leaves that are printed in black on both sides; four sheets of paper are folded in half, bound with one stitch of white thread, and another sheet is glued to the folded edge to become the front and back covers; this is a drug manufacturer's catalogue that contains a message from the company's executive, a list of crude drug extracts with their dosages, a list of pre-dispensed liquid drugs, and recommendation letters from physicians.
The front cover has the words, "DUFFIELD'S // MEDICINAL // Fluid Extracts // Manufactured by // DUFFIELD, PARKE & Co. // DETROIT, MICHIGAN // TRADE MARK"; an ornamental letter "D" with the word "MEDICAMENTA" above it and "VERA" below is the trademark; below this are the words, "DOSE LIST OF FLUID EXTRACTS // DETROIT: // DAILY POST BOOK AND JOB PRINTING ESTABLISHMENT. // 1868"; all of the words are within a rectangular box with decorative corners; the back cover reads, "Samuel P. Duffield, Ph.D. Hervery C. Parke. Geo. S. Davis // Aug. F. Jennings, M.D. // DUFFIELD, PARKE & Co., // Manufacturing Chemists // No. 78 CASS AVENUE, // DETROIT, – – – MICH. // MANUFACTURERS OF // AQ. AMMONIA, Carboy and Demijohn. // SPIRITS AMMONIA, 1lb. and 5 lb. Bottles. // ARSENIC SOLUTION (Fowler's), C. and D. // ARSENIC SOLUTION (Donovan's), C. and D. // BLUE PILL, 1 lb. Jars. // ETHERS, 1 lb. and 3½ lb. Bottles. // SPIRITS AETH. NIT., Carboy and Demijohn. // HOFFMAN'S ANODYNE, 1 lb. Bottles. // SYR. IODIDE IRON 1 lb. Bottles. // TINCTURE MUR. IRON, C. and D. // SALTS OF IRON, Bottles. // SALTS OF MERCURY, Bottles. // MERCURIAL CHALK, 1 lb. Bottles. // MERCURIAL OINTMENT, 1 lb. Jars and in bulk. // LIQUOR POTASS, C. and D. // SPIRITS LAVAND. COMP., 1 lb. Bottles. // SYR. PYROPHOS. IRON, 1 lb. Bottles. // MEDICINAL SYRUPS. // Etc., Etc., Etc. // CARBOYS. $1.50 DEMIJOHNS, at cost prices // DUFFIELD'S FLUID EXTRACTS, 1 lb. and 5 lb. Bottles. // DUFFIELD'S CHEM. PURE CHLOROFORM, 1 lb. Bottles. // DUFFIELD'S WILD CHERRY AND IRON, Bottles, 1 doz. // Boxes. // DUFFIELD'S AROMATIC ELIX. VAL. AMMONIA, 4 oz. // Bottles, 1 doz. Boxes. // DUFFIELD'S CHEMICAL FOOD 1 lb. Bottles // we offer the above goods and prices defying cempetition, and // solicit the patronage of our western friends. // Our Laboratory is under supervision of DR. SAMUEL P. // DUFFIELD."; all the words are within a rectangle with small decorations on each corner.
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2005-2-2 Box #4
Length 22.8 cm x Width 15.2 cm x Depth 0.2cm
All pages have discoloured to light brown; there are fold lines, tears, losses, and abrasion marks along the folded edge of the front cover; inside the front cover, on the top and bottom edges of the bound line, there are brown stains and smudges, as if they were caused by adhesive tape; the glue residue inside the back cover shows no discolouration.
Flat square paper packet that initially contained four pieces of the product, and three of them still remain in the packet; each piece of the product is a cube and is wrapped in blue paper; the four pieces were packed in a black paper pouch; a paper label is adhered around the left, front, right an…
Flat square paper packet that initially contained four pieces of the product, and three of them still remain in the packet; each piece of the product is a cube and is wrapped in blue paper; the four pieces were packed in a black paper pouch; a paper label is adhered around the left, front, right and back sides of the black pouch; Note: item is missing.
Front: ""RECKITT'S // SQUARE // BLUE"; a crown is printed in red and blue on a white diamond; back: "RECKITT'S SQUARE BLUE // PREVENTS CLOTHES // TURNING YELLOW"; white letters on blue border read, "RECKITT & COLMAN // (CANADA) LIMITED // MANUFACTURED AT MONTREAL, CANADA."; blue letters on red background below the border read, "LE BLEU RECKITT // EMPÊCHE // LE LINGE DE JAUNIR"; right side: blue letters inside of frame read, "4 WRAPPED SQUARES // RECKITT'S BLUE"; left half of left side reads: "WRAP SQUARE IN // FLANNEL, STIR IN // RINSING WATER UN- // TIL DESIRED COLOUR // IS OBTAINED. PRE- // VENTS CLOTHES // TURNING YELLOW."; blue letters on the right half read, "ENVELOPPEZ LE CUBE // DANS UNE FLANELLE, // AGITER DANS L'EAU // À RINCER POUR OB- // TENIR LA TEINTE DÉ- // SIRÉE. EMPÊCHE LE // LINGE DE JAUNIR."; on one side of the blue paper wrapping the cube, there are users' instructions printed in white letters that are the same as those on the left side of the packet
Item is missing.
Length 6.5 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 3.1cm
Packet has been opened and one cube has been used; blue powder is leaking from the packet; at the object's left on the top, the black paper has been torn away; there are two tears on the front in the upper left corner and on the left side; the paper label has a beige discolouration, beige stains, and brown smudges; the black pouch has white abrasion marks around the edges and on the bottom.
This product was used to keep white fabrics from yellowing