Doctor Fenner’s Golden Relief



I got pretty lucky here this little box of snakeoil lies is completely unopened. It dates to right around 1920, and is fairly typical of snakeoil tonics of the day, the active ingredients being alcohol, ether, and chloroform, along with a variety of herbal oils, like camphor, and hemlock.

It’s not like Hemlock has ever killed anybody…

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One thought on “Doctor Fenner’s Golden Relief

  1. Hi I recently came across a half full bottle w original box w minor damage to the box but was wondering what the value is?

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