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    Patent Medicine scrip issuer

    Cleveland, OH- W.L. Porter & Co. 25¢ Remainder Wolka 0762-03
    W.L. Porter & Co. appeared to be in the patent medicine business as witnessed by its claim to be the proprietors of Porter's Cure of Pain. The business was located at 161 Ontain Street, probably during the 1860s and 1870s. The note grades Uncirculated with just a touch of mounting residue on each corner tip. There are three examples currently known to exist, with one of them in the holdings of the Cincinnati Historical Society.
    From The Wendell Wolka Collection


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