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Vintage Crown Cordial & Extract Co., Ad (ca. 1892): A vintage Crown Cordial & Extract Co Soda Fountain Ad from The Druggists Circular and Chemical Gazette

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To The Soda Fountain Trade.

...We desire to call your attention to the following specialties:

Cherry, Raspberry, Pineapple and Orange Glaces. Peach, Pineapple, Apricot and Orange Pulps.

Ferri Vita, the best, fruitiest and most pleasant Iron drink on the market. A full line of juices and extracts.

Crown Cordial & Extract Co., 9 Dey Street, 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. 

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