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    Patent Medicine Manufacturer Advertising Scrip

    Dayton, OH- Crook Manufacturing Co. 25¢ Wolka 0977-01
    Dr. Oliver Crook produced a wide variety of patent medicines including "Citron Balsam - The most pleasant cure for itch." The company was in operation from 1867 to 1875. This very unusual note also promotes "Wine of Tar" and "Benzoin Elixir." It depicts a person sitting with several animals and has an ornate green back. Very Good with one small internal body tear. There are presently two examples known. A period cover and business letter from the firm is also included in this lot.
    From The Wendell Wolka Collection


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