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Vintage Delettrez' Perfume Ad (ca. 1892) A Vintage Delettrez' Perfume Ad from The Druggist Circular and Chemical Gazette

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Delettrez' Perfumes

...Every Live Druggist handles goods which by their overshadowing merit are certain to increase his business and afford him an excellent margin of profit. Appeal to the refined. They are used and endorsed by the fashionable world of London, Paris and New York, and recommended by leading dealers everywhere

Delettrez, U.S. Branch, 116 William St, or Park & Tilford, New York. ...

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Promotional trading cards of all types were popular during the Victorian era (soap, tonics, sewing machines, shirts, hats, etc.), and patent medicines were no exception. People would collect and trade these trading cards. Manufactures of patent medicines would design and print these cards, then provide them as promotional giveaways to the drug stores that carried their patent medicines. Many cards have survived and the artwork in many cases is magnificent. 

As a complimentary service, RXinsider provides FREE, high-resolution downloads of many vintage pharmacy ads and imagery. Simply complete the form on the following webpage, and you will be presented with a download button to download the files for printing and framing in a .zip file.