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Object ID 003847

Object Name Dr. Miles' Laxative Tablets standing ad

Object Desc Standing ad with base of a little girl in a blue dress holding Dr. Miles' tablets.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003855

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date OCT 16,2015


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords advertising,Dr. Miles' Laxative Tablets,laxative,medical,

Title Dr. Miles' Laxative Tablets standing ad

Description Standing ad of a young girl holding the laxative tablets. At the bottom of the front side is "I talk for Dr. Miles' Laxative Tablets". The girl is wearing a blue dress with sash and lapel . Ad is shaped around girl. The laxatives are effective without being uplesant. 25 doses for 25 cents. These will be at all druggists and are sold in boxes only. Several other ads are on the back of the ad.


Approx Collection Date

Height 16

Length 7.25

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details measured the length at the base.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Dr. Miles'

Maker Details Located in Elkhart, Indiana.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3855



Date NOV 6,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Some wear and tear around the edges. The base is yellowed.