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Ridge's Food

Date: 1870 - 1890 | Identifier: LL02.
Advertisement for Ridge's Food depicting a nude baby sitting and holding onto a bottle of Ridge's Food. The baby is drinking through a small pacifier type device attached to the bottle by a small hose. The reverse of the card states that Ridge's Food "is the best daily diet for children ... It produces bone, muscle, brain, teeth." It is good for anyone suffering from indigestion or weak stomach. It can be used in puddings and custards. Ridge's Food comes in cans and the price is 65 cents, $1.25, and $1.75. Woolrich & Co., Palmer, Mass. more...