Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Nature's Pleasant Laxative [1894]

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The front panel of the three-fold, eight-panel leaflet features red title text reading Nature's Pleasant Laxative, white product text reading Syrup Of Figs, and red text near the bottom reading Manufactured By California Fig Syrup Co., San Francisco, Cal., Louisville, Ky., New York, N.Y. The primary feature of the panel is a color drawing of a damsel wearing a white dress and a red stole as she picks figs. The back panel features a color drawing of Yosemite Falls. The six inside panels tell the story of California's 1894 Midwinter Exposition and the California Fig Syrup Co. Either a color or black and white drawing appears on each panel.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Syrup of Figs

Publisher: California Fig Syrup Co. (San Francisco, Calif. ; Louisville, Ky. ; New York, N.Y.)

1894

13.3 x 9.8 cm

Leaflets

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.

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Citation: Nature's Pleasant Laxative [1894]. 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=8767

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