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Just Because It Made Me Laugh

From an ad for Nature’s Remedy tablets, Delineator, January 1935.

I try to resist reading all the ads in Delineator — I still have hundreds of copies to go. But sometimes an ad that has nothing to do with fashion catches my eye — Like this constipated bride.

So did this one …

Ad from Delineator, March 1937. Courtesy Remembered Summers.

… especially when I realized it was from the American Frog Canning Company. Things got so bad during the Depression that my father even tried panning for gold. But he didn’t invest in this scheme for getting canned frog legs on the dinner table in every American home.

Sorry I don’t have a photo of the complete Nature’s Remedy ad, just this much:




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