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Title: Trade card for J. A. Magee & Co.

Accession Number: 2005.7.19
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: trade card
Maker: Forbes Co.
Place: USA, MA, Boston; USA, NY, New York
Date: after 1870; before 1900
Materials: paper
Description: Trade card; J. A. Magee & Co.; chromolithograph of two barefoot children standing on rocky shore, girl is holding large glass bottle with label "MAGEE'S/ [E]MULSION"; boy is hauling in fishing net with large fish, probably cod fish, small sailboat beached on shore next to children with sail up; printed on sail "Compliments/ of J. A. MAGEE & CO./ MANUFACTURERS OF/ C. K. MAGEE'S/ EMULSION OF/ PURE COD LIVER OIL/ IN Combination With/ EXTRACT OF MALT/ AND Hypophosphites/ Of Lime/ AND Soda"; printed on bottom "FORBES CO. BOSTON & N.Y."

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