"Down Brakes, And Reverse!"
Chico Weekly Record, Chico, California - Saturday, December 25, 1897
people are losing flesh and strength and vitality, with the life oozing out
of them day after day, they need Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical Discover..."
Here's an interesting follow-up from Craig:
happened across your most interesting site while trying to answer a
friend's question. He is an amateur historian and archeologist in Lake
County, California, and had posted a photo of a barn bearing an ad for
Dr Pierce's Medical Discovery. The ad you have posted from a weekly
Chico, California newspaper provides the complete answer to my friend's
question, which came down to: "What did Dr. Pierce discover?"
more info on Dr. Pierce from the Museum of Menstruation, of all sites:
From the collection of The Comtesse DeSpair.