Illustration on front of card depicts a formally dressed couple sitting at a table under a tree and next to a river. The man, who is wearing a top hat, has his arm around a little girl who is leaning on his chair. The man and woman are both gesturing towards a large bottle of Wheat Bitters that is on the table, next to a drinking glass. Text on the back of the card describes Wheat Bitters as an effective treatment for diseases and conditions affecting women at various times of their lives.
Script: Written in two scripts. Primary script is a small but bold, vertical Cursiva with un-looped ascenders. Secondary script is a lighter, sloping cursive with looped ascenders. There are added drawings and notes on many leaves, including several versos.
Front of card depicts a daisy plant of six flowers and various leaves. The daisy petals are white with pink edges. A branch of three pine cones lies beneath on the verdant ground. Reverse side is text only.
On back of card: ...In nine cases out of ten the source of headache is not in the brain but in the stomach. Indigestion is the most frequent cause. The digestive organs being disordered, they derange the action of the liver, the bowels, the kidneys, and the nerves, and the whole secretive and excretive machinery being as it were thrown out of gear, the brain suffers...This delightful preparation is the best remedy for chronic and periodical headache at present known, and absolutely invaluable as stomachic and gentle cathartic. It quickens the circulation, cools the fevered brow, brings back lustre to the eye; and it is in fact a luxurious draft in which a hundred healthful elements are blended.
On back of card: St. Jacobs standing with oil in his hand, in middle of two bottle of St. Jacobs Oil. And to the left eyes of woman. Back side of card printed in reverse.At the bottom right "Mt. Vernon, Maine"
A group of military personnel in a field standing around their leader saluting him and he is sitting on the back of a horse. Some other soldiers are riding on horses. The uniform relates to American Revolution 1775-1783.
Booklet-advertisement including directions for use, descriptions of the remedy's effectiveness, and two color illustrations: a doctor leaving the 19th century premises of a family no longer in need of his services (The family is shown using the product and an African servant is opening the door for the departing doctor); and, three children carrying an over-sized bottle of the product to a lady's front door.
Booklet-advertisement including directions for use, descriptions of the remedy's effectiveness, and a color illustration of a doctor leaving the 19th century premises of a family no longer in need of his services. The family is shown using the product and an African servant is opening the door for the departing doctor.
Booklet-advertisement for pain killer medicine using naval ship and sea-faring theme. Describes the effectiveness and different uses of the product as a remedy for common ailments. Included are photographs of naval warships and also small illustrations of the different characters and/or circumstances of the various usages.
The card shows a picture of 3 people, 2 men on the side and a woman in the middle, three of them are wearing hats and they are all wrapped in a blanket. The man on the left his right hand is in the muff and the man on the right side his left hand is in the same muff. The woman's hands are holding reins.
The card presents a picture of a beautiful lady whose posing for the picture , she is wearing a hat, wearing a very nice makeup, she is putting her left hand by her chin, the lady has a flower in her left hand, she is also wearing jewelery like a bracelet.The poster also says that the parker's tonic brings the bloom of health to the cheek and delight to the heart.
Depicts 4 children pulling a wagon of toys. Wagon is made from box that held the product and shows picture of product bottle. One boy is blowing a tiny horn. Back has advertising text and shows a large picture of the bottle.
Front of card depicts a young woman resting in an arm chair by a window wearing a red robe. There is a table next to the chair with a bottle of Bovinine and two glasses, one filled with Bovinine and one with water. When the card is held to the light her eyes appear to open and a bull appears in the window with the words: My life was saved by Bovinine.
Front of the card shows a women in bed with her two children. She is holding an infant with one hand and reading a newspaper with other hand; the newspaper page says "Mrs. Winslow's soothing syrup for children teething," while her other child is leaning on her. A bottle of the syrup is on the night table.The back of the card contains a calendar and texts in English, French and German, but unfortunately the card is damaged and some parts of the card cannot be read, mainly the date on the card.
In the card it shows the picture of a woman holding a baby, she is looking at the baby with all love and care, behind the woman there is part of a wall frame. On the back of the card there is a picture of a calendar of the year of 1888, also there is a small paragraph in english which is translated to german and french.
The card depicts a woman holding an infant and giving her/him the syrup in a spoon while two small girls are looking. All are in Victorian cloths. The woman has one of her feet on a foothold and there is a table by her side with an elaborate tablecloth. A small children dolly is on the floor and a small glimpse of outdoor wall can be seen.
The card shows a picture of a lady holding a baby sitting in a garden, next to her there is the baby bed. On the back of the card there is a picture of a calendar from May 1885 to May 1888, also there is a small paragraph in english which is translated to german and french.
The card shows a picture of a lady with her two kids sleeping on the bed, the lady is reading an edvertisement on a newspaper, in the first page it is written on it the title of the card "Mrs.Winslow's soothing syrup for children teething" and there is a drawing of a syrup tube by the end of the 1st page on the newspaper. On the back of the card there is a picture of a calendar of the year of 1886, also there is a small paragraph in English which is translated to German and French.