"Drosera, or Indian Sovereign Remedy for Palpitation of the Heart",
Period: 1870 (circa)
Color: Black & White
6.2 x 9.2 inches
15.7 x 23.4 cm
This interesting piece of ephemera consists of an advertisement and a label for bottle. The remedy is touted as a cure for all kinds of complaints; nervous debility, trembling of the stomach, giddiness, depraved appetite, lassitude and hysteria - to name just a few. The product was distributed by Bowker & Merrill of West Charles, Vermont.