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Horsfords Acid Phosphate

Date: 1870 - 1890 | Identifier: 12.1.71.6
Advertisement for Horsfords Acid Phosphate depicting the bust of a girl with curls and dressed in blue. She is wearing a necklace of letters that spell: "Horsford's Acid Phosphate". The caption above the picture says "Horsford's Acid Phosphate for Mental & Physical Exhaustion Dyspepsia &c". The caption below states "It makes a delicious drink with sugar and water only". The reverse of the card states that Horsford's Acid Phosphate, Prepared according to the directions of Prof. E.N. Horsford, of Cambridge, Mass. For Dyspepsia, Indigestion, Headache, Mental & Physical Exhaustion, Nervousness, Hysteria, Night Sweats of Consumption, etc." Retail price is 50 cents per bottle. Rumford Chemical Works, Providence, Rhode Island. more...
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