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501010

Advertising flyer, Collis Browne's Chlorodyne, c. 1880, Testimonials as treatment for cholera on back

Inscription
Dr. J. COLLIS BROWNE's C H L O R O D Y N E [curved THE [picture of AND ORIGINAL package] ONLY GENUINE with extensive text below and the manufacturer's address below: J. T. D A V E N P O R T, 33 and 34, GREAT RUSSELL STREET, BLOOMSBURY SQUARE, LONDON. On the reverse are several testimonials, the earliest dated 1859 and the latest 1880. The flyer has been tipped into a book or magazine, and was tipped in back to front.
Production date
1880
Production organisations
J.T. Davenport Ltd.
Labels
Chlorodyne was one of the most popular remedies in the nineteenth century which contained opiates for various ails. Introduced in 1857, Dr. J. Collis Browne’s Chlorodyne “assuages pain of every kind, affords a calm, refreshing sleep without headache, and invigorates the nervous system when exhausted."

Part 501010

Classification:
5120: Advertising giveaways
Object Name:
flyer
Location:
In Storage