Wheat Bitters


Title
Wheat Bitters
Description
Advertisement for Wheat Bitters depicting a scene with two dogs pulling a wagon driven by an angel with a whip. In the wagon is a large bottle of Wheat Bitters. Two angels are in pursuit of the wagon. The heading is: Wheat Bitters prepared by Wheat Bitters Company, New York. In small print at the bottom right is: A royal appetizer - health for the nation. The reverse of the card states that Wheat Bitters is "a blood, brain and nerve food. The best tonic and strengthening bitters in the market." It is a remedy for dyspepsia, jaundice, fever, malaria, constipation, neuralgia, female complaints and more.
Date
1870-1890
Original Format
trade cards
Extent
12cm x 7cm
Local Identifier
LL02.12.01.79.04
Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
Laupus Library History Collections
Rights
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