Date: 1870 - 1890 |
Advertisement for Gastrine depicting a young woman dressed in a Persian native costume and playing the tambourine. The reverse of the card has the heading, "Gastrine Cures Dyspepsia." There is a chart listing eleven foods and the estimated length of time it takes to digest them, such as pig's feet, tripe, milk, and roasted turkey. "A tablespoon of Gastrine before or after meals stimulates the stomach, and aids digestion." Gastrine Manufacturing Co., 59 Murray St., New York. more...