Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound
Date: 1870 - 1890 |
Advertisement for Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound depicting a picture of Lydia E. Pinkham. The black and white photo shows a bust of the gray-haired lady wearing a lace scarf over a blouse with a lace stand up collar. The caption at the bottom is in cursive writing and states: Yours for Health Lydia P. Pinkham. The reverse of the card states that Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound is a "cure for all those painful complaints and weaknesses so common in our best female population." It can be used for bloating, headache, sleeplessness, depression, indigestion, backache; and also for for kidney complaints of either sex. The price for pills is $1.00 per bottle or $5.00 for six bottles. Lozenges are $1.00 per box. Lydia E. Pinkham's Liver Pills cure constipation and liver problems. more...