Coffee A Harmful Drug
The pamphlet starts with the first page of the information and discusses the poison that coffee contains, that scientists find caffeine to be a poison, causes high blood pressure and damages the liver and kidney. He mentions that coffee is useful as a drug but dangerous as a food. There are sections on coffee causing cancer and damaging the brain and nerves. Dr. Kellogg concludes with a section on the coffee dealers conspiracy.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Author: Kellogg, John Harvey
Brand Name: Battle Creek Sanitarium
Publisher: Battle Creek Sanitarium (Battle Creek, Mich.)
15.5 x 8.7 cm
Copyright: This item is under copyright.
Citation: Kellogg, John Harvey. Coffee A Harmful Drug. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=3617