M & R Licorice Wafers

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For coughs due to colds
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1930
National Licorice Company
Physical Description
licorice (drug active ingredients)
overall: 1.7 cm x 5.5 cm x 3.7 cm; 11/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 1 7/16 in
overall: 5/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 5.3975 cm x 3.4925 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
United States: Illinois, Moline
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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