Page of Victorian adverts 1889
A variety of advertisements in 'The Graphic' dated August 1889, showing 'Nuda Veritas' hair restorer, 'Nubian', black polish for boots and shoes, 'Norton's Camomile Pills', for indigestion, 'Beetham's Glycerin and Cucumber', emollient milk for preserving and beautifying the skin, to cure obesity, 'Mr. C B Harness electropathic belt', for health, strength and vitality, 'Dr. J Collis Brownes' Chlorodyne', medicine for cholera, dysentery and diarrhea, advice for dyspeptics, 'Kropp Razor', 'Peptonized Cocoa and Milk', 'Pure Irish linen goods', 'Champion Ice Machine', 'Swanbill Belts' figure improver made of woven silk, 'Spearman's Serges', summer clothing, 'Samuel Fox & Co', umbrellas, 'Eau D'Ambert', French remedy for indigestion, spasms, dyspepsia, bilious, headaches, abdominal pains, 'Invigorating Lavendar Salts', bottle of perfume, 'G. E Lewis's' treble grip gun.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
Your blood is bad means you have syphilis You can give it to
Your blood is bad means you have syphilis You can give it to others through sexual intercourse and in other ways : You must keep up treatments for at least six months to one year following infection : Consult a reputable physician. Poster encouraging persons with syphilis to seek proper treatment and continue in treatment for at least one year, showing a test tube with blood. Date 1936 or 1937. Date:
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