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Vintage American Milk & Kumyss Co., Ad (ca. 1892): A vintage American Milk & Kumyss Co. Cream Kumyss Ad from The Druggists Circular and Chemical Gazette

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Cream Kumyss


It is to your advantage to handle it.

Druggists have ever ready a glass of fresh Kumyss to offer, as this article is made with a large proportion of cream, and when found too rich can be diluted with mineral water,thus producing out of one pint three of the ordinary Kumyss. 

American Milk & Kumyss Co., 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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