Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

A Wholesome Tonic: Horsford's Acid Phosphate

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The front panel has a drawing on the left of a girl in a pink dress with flowers and rabbits representing spring-time. To the right it reads, "An ideal remedy for the restoration of strength, the relief of headache, exhaustion, insomnia, depression, etc., caused by summer heat, nervous disorders or impaired digestion. A teaspoonful of Horsford's Acic Phosphate added to a glass of cold water, with sugar, makes a cooling, refreshing and invigorating tonic."

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Rumford

Publisher: Rumford Chemical Works (Providence, R.I.)

1897 (ca.)

8.9 x 15.2 cm

Leaflets

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.

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Citation: A Wholesome Tonic: Horsford's Acid Phosphate. 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=4534

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