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Title: "What a Fool Listerine Ad"

Subject: Listerine; mouthwash; antiseptic; illness

Description: An ad for Listerine Antiseptic with an ill woman with a thermometer hunched over a heater. A small image in bottom right hand corner pictures someone washing their hands with Listerine. Top reads: "WHAT A FOOL… Listerine might have spared her this."
Paragraph on side explains health benefits of Listerine and bottom explains how one can wash their hands with Listerine.

Publisher: Ladies Home Journal



Format: 625 X 806 pixels

Source:Duke University Library, Medicine and Madison Collection:

Coverage: 1920s


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