Runion's White Wonder Salve

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The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
To relieve the discomforts of nasal congestions due to colds. Soothing to simple neuralgia and headaches when caused by head colds. Rubs for tired, aching feet. For men: delightful after shaving. For chafing prickly heat. For chapped, rough lips. Soothing and cooling to sunburned skin.
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White Wonder Chemical Company
place made
United States: Alabama, Montgomery
Physical Description
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (packaging material)
menthol (drug active ingredient)
camphor (drug active ingredient)
oil peppermint (drug active ingredient)
oil pine (drug active ingredient)
petrolatum (drug active ingredient)
ceresine (drug active ingredient)
box: 2 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 7/8 in; 6.35 cm x 5.08 cm x 4.7625 cm
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History


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