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Trade card for Allen's Jewell Five Cent Plug, G.K. Mellor, corner Union & Pleasant Streets, Worcester, Mass., undated

EP001.01.076.01.04.006 (RS141225)

Description

The pharmacist sells Mellor Excelsior Soda, healthy temperance beer and medicated ginger ale. The verso has a female figure anticipating a positive response from her husband for bringing home the chewing tobacco.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade crd ; 2 1/4 x 3 inches
Dimensions
2 1/4x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart.
GUSN
258932
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.04.006

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
chewing tobacco
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Worcester (Worcester county, Massachusetts)

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