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Hood's Vegetable Pills

Hood's Vegetable Pills

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Description
A mild, efficient cathartic and after-dinner pill. Dose, for laxative effect to relieve sick headache and biliousness, two or three Hood's Pills at night, or morning. For purgative effect, three to six pills with draught of water.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1920s
maker
C. I. Hood Company
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.5 cm x 6 cm x 2.5 cm; in x 2 3/8 in x in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 7/8 in; 3.175 cm x 6.0325 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
1981.0219.075
accession number
1981.0219
catalog number
1981.0219.075
Credit Line
Gift of Robert J. Locurto
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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