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

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-258932

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
chewing tobacco
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade crd ; 2 1/4 x 3 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.076.01.04.006

Image Dimensions

2 1/4 x 3 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Greg Smart.

Places

Worcester (Worcester county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Drugs

Description Level

Item