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Wheat Bitters

Date: 1870 - 1890 | Identifier: LL02.
Advertisement for Wheat Bitters depicting a scene with a man and woman in a rowboat on a river with a large tree on the far shore. He is rowing, she is holding an umbrella, and there is a bottle in the rowboat between them. The caption at the bottom reads: "Wheat Bitters prepared by Wheat Bitters Company, New York. The great blood, brain, and muscle food." The reverse of the card has the heading: "A good digestion means vigor of body and mind." Wheat Bitters contains phosphoric acid which aids in digestion and is the "speediest remedy for indigestion, dyspepsia and all attendant ailments." more...
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