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Dr Hobson's Pink Worm Wafers 1931 I guess people got worms a lot back in the day.

A Snake Oil Liniment Bottle I believe what they called snake oil back then was actually cocaine

Snake Oil Liniment Bottle oil - its clinical benefit is questionable quality, been commonly recommended by fake doctors as a miraculous remedy.

Interesting... a benzedrine inhaler.No wonder those earlier generations could work so hard.

Kimball White Pine and Tar Cough Syrup Until chloroform was used in consumer products like cough syrup, toothpastes, ointments and other pharmaceuticals.

Medicine bottle of Cheracol, ca. 1950. (Kentucky Historical Society). Cough syrup.  Read ingredients. No wonder it worked and we slept good.

Medicine bottle of Cheracol, made with chloroform & codeine (Kentucky Historical Society).

Use Van Beils rye and rock, the tonic and only cure for coughs, colds and consumption

☞ MD ☆☆☆ Use Van Beil's rye and rock, the tonic and only cure for coughs, colds and consumption;

Bottle of Medicinal Remedy from a Medicine Show

Bottle of Medicinal Remedy from a Medicine Show. So this is where the Snake Oil Salesmen got their start.

Vitamin donuts, 1940-1942, from the National Archive

Vitamin Donuts for Pep and Vigor! The Doughnut Corporation sought endorsement from the Nutrition Division of the War Food Administration for its Vitamin Doughnuts campaign. [From the National.

September 18, 1929. "Lindbergh & wife." Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, four months after they married. WTF ?!?!!

TRAIN YOUR WIFE vintage poster. Learn to Train your wife in five easy lessons.Free booklet shows you how. She is also naked under her apron.