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Dr. Jayne's Expectorant, Dr. Jayne's Liniment, Dr. Jayne's Tonic Vermifuge, Dr. Jayne's Sanative Pills

Date: 1870 - 1890 | Identifier: LL02.
The front cover depicts a young girl at night, looking up in startlement from reading a book by candlelight. The reverse of the card gives the title of the picture as "The Ghost Story!" It states that if young ladies would avoid creating a scene they had better forgo reading ghost stories at bedtime. Also as the rough wintery season of the year approaches, do not forget that a cold once contracted, demands prompt treatment lest the accompanying cough should inflame and rack the lungs and induce the formation of tubercles. By the use of Dr. Jayne's Expectorant in small doses, reporting same according to the urgency of the symptoms, your cold will speedily yield and your lungs escape a dangerous ordeal. It is also used for sore throat, bronchitis, asthma, pleurisy, croup, and whooping cough. A trusty family tonic is at the service of those possessing a bottle of Dr. Jayne's Tonic Vermifuge. For the dyspepsia of adults, indigestion, sour stomach, oppression at the pit of the stomach and low spirits, it is an excellent remedy -- the bowels in such cases being kept open, when necessary, with Dr. Jayne's Sanitive Pills. Also helps with destroying worms in children. Presented by J.C. Sprague, Ogdensburgh, St. Lawrence Co, New York. more...