Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Jayne's Medical Almanac And Guide To Health

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The front cover has a tan, elaborate Victorian deco cover of the Dr. D. Jayne and Son building in the center. A manuscript name is at the top. The back cover has a 1869 calendar and reads, "All of Dr. D. Jayne's family medicines are sold by J. F. Laubengayer, Owasso, Michigan, who has just received a large and well selected stock of American, French, and English chemicals, drugs, medicines, perfumery, etc., dye-stuffs, fancy goods, brushes, etc. Physicians can rely on having their prescriptions carefully compounded at all hours. All goods selected with great care, and will be warranted as represented." Machine punched hole with a string is in the upper left corner.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Dr. Jayne Tonics

Publisher: Dr. D. Jayne and Son (Philadelphia, Pa.)


47 p.

22.4 x 14.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Jayne's Medical Almanac And Guide To Health. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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