The Household Gem; A Collection of Valuable Recipes. The Perry Medical Company.
The Household Gem; A Collection of Valuable Recipes

The Household Gem; A Collection of Valuable Recipes

Perry, NY: The Perry Medical Company, c. 1881. Pamphlet. 16 pages. 14 x 10.5 cm. Recipes, remedies, advertisements, and history of Perry, NY. The Town of Perry, NY, established in 1814, was once a thriving mill community on the banks of the Silver Lake Outlet. Dr. G. R. Traver was the Mayor of the hamlet, the coroner, and a business man. Advertised in the pamphlet are various creations of the "Neuralgia King:" e.g. "Dr. Traver's Neuralgia King," " Thankful Coon's Indian Tooth Powder," "Dr. Traver's Cough Syrup," and "The Oil of Universal Relief." Rubber stamp on rear cover: Compliments of Holley & Fletcher, Sidney Center, N.Y. [BROWN 2144a] Toned and stained on cover, with some pin holes. Tan illustrated wraps, string bound. Good. Item #1842

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