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Auctioneer McMurray Antiques and Auctions 607-775-5972
Auction Date Nov 18 Auction
McMurray Antiques & Auctions
P.O Box 393
Kirkwood, NY
Time 10:00PM
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  • Great, Floor Model Showglobe!!

    Great, Floor Model Showglobe!!

  • Nice, Wedgewood Pill Tile With Eagle!!

    Nice, Wedgewood Pill Tile With Eagle!!

  • Tin Litho Brandreth's Pills Sign

    Tin Litho Brandreth's Pills Sign

  • Wright's Indian Veg. Pills Sign

    Wright's Indian Veg. Pills Sign

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           McMurray Antiques & Auctions


Presents our absentee mail/phone bid cataloged auction #65 of Patent Medicines, Pills, Tins, Apothecary/Drugstore and Advertising items.

Closing date: Saturday November 18th , 2017 at 10:00 pm EST

Some of the highlights to include:


Labeled Patent Medicines: The Sixth Session of the Dan Cowman Collection: Warners:  Log Cabin Cough & Consumption Remedy,  Diabetes Cure, 1 pt. and ½ pt. Safe Nervine’s, 2 Sizes = Safe Remedy, 2 Sizes = Safe Remedies Co., Safe Kidney & Liver Cure, Beautiful, Blue-Green Color Frankfurt Safe Cure. Rare, Slim Variant = London Safe Compound, London and Melbourne Safe Pills etc... Nice, Winan’s Indian Cure, Faith Whitcomb’s Bitters, Hostetter’s Bitters, Morley’s Sarsaparilla, Grand Ma’s Sarsaparilla, Kennedy’s Medical Discovery, Smith’s Electric Oil. Special Section of Label/Pontiled Medicines =  Barnes & Park Balsam of Wild Cherry & Tar, Jacob’s Cholera & Dysentery Cordial, Halstead’s Magnetic Aether, H.T Helmbold Genuine Fluid Extract, Turlington’s Balsam, Dalby’s Carminative, Davis’ Vegetable Pain Killer, Clickner’s Pills, Dr. S.S Fitch Pulmonary Balsam, Atwell’s Wild Cherry Bitters etc… Carter’s Physical Extract, Dr. Hooker’s Cough & Croup Syrup. Controlled Substance Bottles. Many of the above with original boxes also!!!!


Tins:  Tooth Powders: Large Size Painless Parker w/box, Perfection, Na-Dru-Co Antiseptic, Quality Tooth Powder, Sozodont Sample, Lazell’s etc… Tooth Powder Bottles = Butler’s, Sozodont Dentifrice, Sozodont Sample w/box, Owl Drug Co. Toothache Drops, Foley & Co., Rubifoam Liquid Dentifrice, Sanitol & Rubifoam samples, etc… Other Tins: Kickapoo Salve, King’s Medicated Household Salve, Seminole Indian Salve, Mosco’s Catarrh Cure, Willson’s Healing Salve, Madam Walker’s Hair Grower, Todd’s Bronchial Troches, Complete Cascaret’s Counter Display, Complete Gin Pills Counter Display, Display Box of 5 = St. Joseph’s Liver Regulator Tins, Lutted’s San Pareil Cough Drops Store tin, Nice, Bora=Talca American Beauty Talc Tin, group lots etc…

Pills: Rare, Warner's Renowned Medicine Co, Minneapolis, Minn = Alkaline Douche Tablets and Vaginal Tablets, Kickapoo Pills, Nice Selection of early Wood Pill Ovals, early wrapper with 5 = Dr. Jacob’s Vegetable Pills inside, Severa’s Golden Eye Salve, Complete Counter Display's for: Lane’s Cold Tablets, Crane’s Chewing Gum and Crane’s Indigestion Tablets, Bunte Cough Drops Display, Complete box of 4 = Simmon’s Liver Regulator Medicines, Uncle Sams Herbs pkg, Early Boxed Cigarettes, Nice Selection of Plasters, many group lots and more!!


Apothecary:  Great, Floor Model Standing Showglobe, Nice, Wedgewood Pill Tile with Eagle Transfer, Label Under Glass Jars in Clear, Amber and Cobalt Blue. Milk Glass Lightner’s LUG Perfume Jar, Inverted Merck Jars, 2 Different Size = Starkey & Palen Paper Labeled Boxes, Kimball’s Anti-Rheumatic Ring, De Wecker’s Opthalmoscope, Addison’s Electric Belt, Boyd’s Body Battery. Unusual and Complete, Dr. Hartshorn’s Family Medicine Case, etc…..


Veterinary: Labeled bottles = Dr. Claris’ Fever Medicine, Dr. Claris’ Colic Medicine, Dr. Claris’ Family Liniment, Rare, Hagmayer's Distemper & Cough Cure, Dr. Barber’s Kidney Remedy, Dr. Daniel’s Carbo-Negus, Dr. Hess Distemper Fever and Cough Remedy, Humphrey’s Homeopathic Veterinary Medicines etc…  Packages = Capitol Poultry Remedy, Sample = Dr. Hess Stock Tonic, Dr. LeGear’s Stock Powders, Dr. Claris’ Worm Powders, Unusual = 3 lb. Size Dr. Hess Louse Killer Can etc...

Tins: Dr. David Roberts = Kidney Aid, Diuretic, Gall Balm and nice Dr. David Roberts Worm Powder.  Complete, 1907 Pratt Food Company Calendar, Dr. David Roberts Disinfectall sign and more!!


Books & Paper: Druggist Catalogs = 1904-05 Chas. N. Crittenton Co., 1889-90 Meyer Brothers Drug Co., 1911 John M. Maris & Co. Complete set of Nostrums & Quackery Books. Out of print Reference Books, plus Patent Medicine Tax Stamps, Kickapoo Booklet, Trade Cards. Other Paper to include: Rare, Spark’s for Kidney & Liver Diseases Trade Card, Warner’s & Radam’s Microbe Killer Bill & Letterheads…


Advertising:  Signs:  Beautiful, Brandreth’s Pills Tin Litho Sign Picturing Eagle and Flags, Warner’s Safe Kidney & Liver Cure, Dr. Morse’s Indian Root Pills, Wright’s Indian Vegetable Pills, Dr. Pierce’s An-Uric Tablets for Kidney & Backache, Hartshorn’s Bitters, Rex Kidney & Liver Bitters. Nice, Large Size Dr. Miles Anti=Pain Pills Counter Jar,  7 Different Hamlin’s Wizard Oil Store cards, Hamlin’s Wizard Oil Match Striker, Complete 1897 Antikamnia Calendar. Doan’s Pills Porcelain Thermometer, Advertising Pocket Mirrors. Nice selection of wood shipping crates and more!!!



For a fully illustrated catalog with color pictures send $15.00 to: McMurray Antiques & Auctions, P.O. Box 393, Kirkwood, N.Y. 13795.


           The entire catalog will be viewable on the website

                    approx. 2 weeks before the closing date


Phone (607) 775-5972. or Phone/Fax (607) 775-2321 Post auction price list included.

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