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Dr. D. Jayne's Family Medicines

Date: 1909 - 1909 | Identifier: LL02.
Advertisement for Dr. D. Jayne's Family Medicines depicting the "Drafting of the Declaration of Independence". Standing to the right is Thomas Jefferson. Benjamin Franklin was seated to the left reading Jefferson's draft while John Adams, sitting in the center, is listening. Papers are scattered on the floor and on the table. On the bottom right corner is a signature of H.G. Ferris, a patriotic advertising artist. On the bottom left is a copyright, 1909. On the reverse of the card is an explanation of the picture. At the bottom is a list of five Dr. D. Jayne's Family Medicines. The medicines are Dr. D. Jayne's Expectorant (for coughs and colds), Dr. D. Jayne's Tonic Vermifuge (for digestive system and expeller of worms), Dr. D. Jayne's Alterative (for impurities of blood), Dr. D. Jayne's Carminative Balsam (for cramps, cholera morbus and bowel complaints), and Dr. D. Jayne's Sanative Pills (for liver troubles and constipation). more...