Date: 1870 - 1890 |
Advertisement for Wheat Bitters depicting a scene with two gentlemen and three ladies holding hands and skipping around a large rock. A giant size bottle of Wheat Bitters sits on top of the rock. A caption in the upper right corner reads: Wheat Bitters prepared by Wheat Bitters Company, New York. In small print across the bottom is: A true temperance tonic is found, hurray. The reverse of the card has the heading: What Are Phosphates? "In Wheat Bitters ... phosphates are extracted directly from the wheat and preserved in solution with the most approved vegetable bitters". It is a remedy for wasting diseases and preserving human vitality. Prepared only by Wheat Bitters Co., Office. 19 Park Place, New York. more...