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TitlePoultry Supply House
Alternate TitleG. E. Conkey Company, The
DescriptionAdvertising card for the Poultry Supply House showing a poorly looking rooster standing on one leg with head bandaged. Caption says: "Don't Worry! Conkey Will Cure Me." Bottom of card says: "Conkey's Poultry Remedies. The G. E. Conkey Company, Cleveland, Ohio, U. S. A." Front lower right corner says: "Copyright 1906." Back of card says: "Each article must satisfy YOU or you receive your money back. For sale by Poultry Supply House." A long list of products and their prices is given including: Roup Cure; Remedies for Bronchitis, Cholera, Gape, Chicken Pox, Limber Neck, Scaly Leg; Healing Salve; Poultry Laxative and Tonic; Flea Salve; Sulphur Candles; Head Lice Ointment; Lice Powder and Liquid; Laying Tonic; Nox-i-cide; Fly Knocker; and Remedies for Mange and Distemper in dogs. Address given on back of card:
1304 1/2 Main St.,
Kansas City Mo
ProductConkey's Poultry Remedies
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Veterinary drugs
Roosters
Animals in human situations
Local Subject(s)Poultry Supply House
Date1906
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions8 x 13 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
LocationSC3, Box 2, Patent Medicines
BarcodeFront: 10019697; Back: 10019702
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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