Printed on box: "HUMPHREYS' // WITCH HAZEL OINTMENT (COMPOUND) // TRADE MARK // REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. // MADE IN U.S.A."; from attached circular: "Antiseptic and antimicrobic"; "It's in particular for piles, hemorrhoids, external or internal, blind or bleeding, or itching"; "It gives relief, the pain is allayed and the inflammation arrested"; "It is readily applied and never injurious."
" DOES NOT STAIN NOR // IRRITATE THE SKIN " " NEW YORK - LONDON - MONTREAL "
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row E
The box shows weakness at the folds and the lid to the box is becoming detached from the box the label on the top of the jar is coming off and there is residual methyl salicyl on the outside of the jar.
Printed inside circle on lid: "SALVA-CEA // (TRADE MARK) // ALLAYS IRRITATION // SUBDUES INFLAMMATION // RELIEVES PAIN // THE BRANDRETH CO. // 274 CANAL ST. // N.Y."; printed in a band around this circle: "A UNIVERSAL EXTERNAL REMEDY ABSOLUTELY SAFE MANF. OSSINING, N.Y."; printed in a band around this: "GUARANTEED BY THE BRANDRETH CO. UNDER THE FOOD & DRUGS ACT [illeg.]"