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morphine for kids....cures colds, coughs...and all those irritations your kids cause you...cuz their constantly high! Wow!

Ayer's Cherry Pectoral Depending on which list of contents you reference, this cure for colds, coughs and "all diseases of the throat and lungs" contained either morphine or heroin.

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Alcohol, cannabis, chloroform and morphine for your cough. - Kohler's One Night Cough Cure manufactured in 1888 by Kohler Medicine Company, Baltimore, Maryland. (*THAT should cure my cough)

In the late 1800’s both the Clark and Coats families had factories in the United States and selling agents representing their threads. One popular form of advertising of the day were trade cards.Advertising trade cards promoted the new thread.The original cards were issued in the late 1800’s and featured children, flowers, and other popular art …

In the late 1800’s both the Clark and Coats families had factories in the United States and selling agents representing their threads. One popular form of advertising of the day were trade cards.Advertising trade cards promoted the new thread.The original cards were issued in the late 1800’s and featured children, flowers, and other popular art …

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12 Most Disturbing Vintage Ads - disturbing advertising

vintage everyday: Creepy Kids in Creepy Vintage Ads – The 37 Most Disturbing Adverts Featuring Children From the Past

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While I'll pass on Ayer's Pills, I'd happily take this lady's gorgeous pink floral print dress Vintage Trade Card

Carter Medicine Company by Miami U. Libraries - Digital Collections, via Flickr

CURE: Primary Advertiser Carter Medicine Company Primary Advertiser Location New York Additional Advertisers O. Monroe Druggist: New York Printer / Lithographer unknown Date.

1 June 1946 - "NO FLIES on ME ... THANKS to DDT"  | Black Flag Insecticide | Posted 26 January 2004

Can you believe we were sold this stuff to spray flies etc; It's poison! And today we're sold Round-Up to get rid of weeds. Another poison!

Morphine + Chloroform, prescribed for coughing.

Pre Morphorm - Morphine and Chloroform Cough Syrup was made by G. I would like to try some of this cough syrup.

The Crazy Medical World of the 19th Century    often wondered how our ancestors coped with everyday life, especially, in the 19th century. One such interest struck me while reading an article about tooth extraction. I became curious about what people might do about everyday aches and pains. I thought their options in pain management were limited, and that individual medical devices would have been almost non-existent.

Petit's Eye Salve, vintage medicine ~ Gee, my eye has been closed for 10 days. Think I'll buy some eye salve.

SYPHILIS ~ stay away from dance halls! Watch yourselves, ladies! It would appear that wartime soldiers were STD-riddled whores! ;D

The 12 Best World War II STD Posters

vintage photo Syphilis sexually transmitted disease, All of these men soldiers have it, Women Stay away from dance halls, World War Two propaganda

The Safest and Most Pleasant Preparation of Opium; Chemists Cocalac, Nourishing. Vitalizing.

The Safest and Most Pleasant Preparation of Opium. I hate it when my Opium isn't pleasant.

Metcalf's Coca Wine was one of a large number of cocaine-containing wines available on the market. All claimed medicinal effects, although they were undoubtedly consumed for their "recreational" value as well.” Coca wine contained 30 grains of Erythroxylum coca (from which Cocaine is made) per ounce of wine

Coca Wine

Metcalf's Coca Wine was one of a large number of cocaine-containing wines available on the market. All claimed medicinal effects, although they were undoubtedly consumed for their "recreational" value as well.” Coca wine contained 30 grains of Erythroxylu