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Auctioneer McMurray Antiques and Auctions 607-775-5972
Auction Date Jul 14 Auction
Absentee Mail/Phone Bid Auction #67 of
Apothecary/Drugstore, Patent Medicine & Advertising
Kirkwood, NY
Time 10:00PM
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         McMurray Antiques & Auctions

 Presents our absentee mail/phone bid cataloged auction #67 of Patent Medicines, Pills, Tins, Apothecary/Drugstore and Advertising items.

Closing date: Saturday July 14th , 2018 at 10:00 pm EST

Some of the highlights to include:


Labeled Patent Medicines: Warner’s Safe Diabetes Cure, Kickapoo Indian Sagwa w/box!, Rare, Pawnee Indian Tonic - The Celebrated Indian Remedy, Ka-Ton-Ka, 2 Diff. Modoc Oil’s, 2 = Oregon Indian Medicine Cough Syrups, 7 Diff. “Rattlesnake Oil” Bottles, Constitution Life Syrup, Dr. M.M Townsends for Hay Fever/Asthma, Dr. Haynes’ Arabian Balsam, Dr. Shoop’s Fever Remedy. Embossed Cures: Royal Cough Cure, 2 Sizes Shiloh’s Consumption Cures, Dr. Hair’s Asthma Cure, Hall’s Catarrh Cure w/box, Northrup & Lyman’s Dyspeptic Cure, Dr. Wood’s King Cough Cure, Lichty’s Cough cure, Edlis Dandruff Cure, Dr. DeWitt’s Eclectic Cure, DeWitt’s Colic & Cholera Cure. Unusual 6 ½ oz. size Wolfe’s Aromatic Schnapps and more!!


Tins:  Tooth Powders: Bensolyptus, Piso’s, Painless Parker W/Box, Haller’s, Regal, Luxor Sample, Gumlyke tin…. Tooth Bottles: Zhongive, Modjeska, Rubifoam, Nice 1915 Lee Smith & Son Dental Catalog etc…. Other Tins: Kickapoo Indian Salve, Dr. Hobbs Sparagus Kidney Pills, Arium = Radium in Tablets, Cadette (Soldier Form) Talc, Eskay’s Mothers Milk, 3 = Goodyear Syringe & Atomizer tins and more!!

Collection of Store Tins: Mrs. Dinsmore’s Cough Drops, Blood Orange & Lime Fruit Tablets, 2 Diff. Mellor & Rittenhouse Licorice Lozenge, Morrisson, Plummer Licorice Lozenge, Williams’ Russian Cough Drops, Bone, Eagle & Co. Menthol Cough Drops  etc……

Complete Counter Displays: Kennedy’s Headache Tablets, Bloodine Blood & Kidney Tablets, Beecham’s Pills, Dill’s for Headache & Colds, “Our Best” Pink Tablets, Kleen Foot Balm Tins, Surety Aspirin tins, Case of Smith’s Chamomile Pills, Complete Store Boxes for: Dr. Hood’s Cuticle Soap and Beauty Babe Peroxide Soap etc….

Pills: Rare, 3 Different Examples = Kickapoo Suppositories, each containing Opium, Donald McKay’s Lozenges (Oregon Indian Med. Co.), Lydia Pinkham’s Sanative Wash pkg., over one dozen labeled wood pill ovals, 2 Diff Marshall’s Asthma Cigarettes, Many group lots and more!!


Apothecary:  Pair of Matching Showglobes, Label Under Glass Jars in Clear, Amber, Green and Cobalt Blue! Reverse Glass Specie Jar for Barbadoes Tar, Unusual Amber Jar for Cocain. Hydrochl. Nice, Early Amethyst, EXT: SARZ: F: Carbouy Style Storage jar, Rare and Complete Eastman Capsule Filler, Whitall Tatum Suppository Machine w/original paint, Unusual and Complete, Dr. Mann’s Home Remedies Kit, Parke-Davis & Co. Soluble Elastic Capsules (Opium), Wooden Pill Counter/Paddle etc….


Veterinary:  Packages =  Davis’ Arabian Condition Powders, Flecks Lice Powder, Dr. LeGear’s & Barkers Lice Powders, Batchelor’s Lice Powder, Lg. size Dr. Hess Louse Killer, Nice, Taylors Dog Soap Box, Collection of Dr. LeGear’s Dog & Cat Medicines, Tins: Green Mt. Hoof Softner & Grower, Dr. David Roberts Poultry and Chic Tablets, Dr. Daniels’ Antiseptic Healing Powder. Labeled Bottles: Norwoods: Veterinary Eye-Wash, Liniment for Man or Beast and Norwood’s Colic Cure, 2 Diff Sizes Dixon’s Distemper and Cough Cure bottles. Nice, Dr. Daniels’ Horse Colic Cure Sign, Dr. LeGear’s Stock Powders Celluloid Pin-Back etc….


Advertising:  Signs:  Nice, Tin Litho Dr. Drake’s Glessco Cough and Croup Remedy, McLean’s Cordial in Original Frame, Tin Litho Jayne’s Expectorant -  The Cough Cure, Nice, Wrights Indian Vegetable Pills, Kickapoo Indian Remedies, Ka-Ton-Ka the Great Indian Medicine, Oregon Indian Medicine Co. Traveling “Free Show” poster, 2 Diff. Oregon Indian Medicine Co. Perpetual Calendars, Rare, Ka-Ton-Ka Wood Advertising Dominoes and Mirror, Shac Trolley Sign, Shac for Headaches LUG Counter Jar, Lilly Store Jar, Dakota Globe Store Jar for Lutted’s Cough Drops, Wistar’s Balsam Match Striker, 1926 Lydia Pinkham’s Vegetable Compound Calendar, Kemp’s Balsam double sided Fan/Light Pull, Ayer’s Cherry Pectoral “Santa” Die-Cut, Collection of Glass Advertising Paperweights, 5 = Uncut Sheet’s Kickapoo Indian Remedies Trade Cards, 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.

* Entire Catalog Should be Viewable on my Website by July 7th *



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