Ayer's Cherry Pectoral


Title
Ayer's Cherry Pectoral
Description
Advertisement for Ayer's Cherry Pectoral depicting two young children dressed in white and an oversize bottle of Ayer's. One child is sitting and leaning against the bottle and has a spoon in the left hand. The other child is standing with a spoon in the right hand reaching for the top of the bottle. The words at the bottom are: Ayer's Cherry Pectoral Cures Colds, Coughs & all Diseases of the Throat and Lungs. The reverse of the card states that Ayer's Cherry Pectoral also cures Sore Throat, Influenza, Laryngitis, Quinsy, Hoarseness, Croup, Bronchitis, Asthma, and Catarrh. It also provides relief for Whooping Cough and Consumption. Prepared by Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co., Lowell, Mass.
Date
1870-1890
Original Format
trade cards
Extent
6cm x 11cm
Local Identifier
LL02.12.01.23.05
Creator(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
Laupus Library History Collections
Rights
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