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'Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills' Tin

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Blue and yellow metal tin with writing in blue and white. Blue writing on front of tin reads, 'DR. MORSE'S INDIAN ROOT PILLS, A MODERN VEGETABLE LAXATIVE, UN LAXATIF VEGETAL MODERNE CONTENTS 56 PILLS, A MODERN VEGETABLE LAXATIVE, UN LAXATIF VEGETAL MODERNE CONTENTS 56 PILLS MORE FOR YOUR MONEY'. …
Manufacturer
W. H. Comstock Co., Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Brockville, Ontario
Description
Blue and yellow metal tin with writing in blue and white. Blue writing on front of tin reads, 'DR. MORSE'S INDIAN ROOT PILLS, A MODERN VEGETABLE LAXATIVE, UN LAXATIF VEGETAL MODERNE CONTENTS 56 PILLS, A MODERN VEGETABLE LAXATIVE, UN LAXATIF VEGETAL MODERNE CONTENTS 56 PILLS MORE FOR YOUR MONEY'. On side of tin in white writing is 'CONTENTS 56 PILLS DIRECTIONS ON BOTTOM' and lists manufacturer. On side of tin in white writing is 'CONTENTS 56 PILLS MORE FOR YOUR MONEY' Directions for use in French and English are in blue writing on back of tin. Inside the tin are two instruction manuals: one in French and one in English. There are several small circular pills. Awaiting resarch before removing (16/07/2015).
History Of Use
Tin of Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills. Contents used as a laxative. Made by W. H. Constock Co., Limited. Brockville, Ont. Morristown, N. Y
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
3.3
Length
4.5
Depth
0.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.142.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact