Title: F. R. Leonard

Alternate Title: E. W. Hoyt & Co.

Description: Advertising card for F. R. Leonard showing a boy painting letters on a fence while a girl looks on. Letters on fence say: "This card is perfumed with Hoyts German Cologne, Fragrant & Lasting, Trial size 25 cts., Medium size 50 cts., Large bottles $1.00. E. W. Hoyt & Co., Proprietors, Lowell, Mass." Front lower right corner says: "Design copyrighted 1887." Back of card has advertising copy about Hoyt's German Cologne and Rubifoam a "liquid substitute for tooth powder...large bottles, 25 cents." It also says: "For Sale By F. R. Leonard...Dealer in Drugs, Patent Medicines, Chemicals, Fancy and Toilet Articles, Brushes, Perfumery, Etc." One of two cards with identical images, but slightly different backs (the other card is for Hugo Eyssell). Address given on back of card:
1201 Main Street,
Kansas City, Mo.

Product: Hoyt's German Cologne; Rubifoam

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Perfumes; Pharmacists; Drugstores; Children; Painting; Toothpaste;

Local Subject(s): Leonard, F. R.

Date: 1887

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 8 x 12 cm.

Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216

See Also: SC3, Box 2, Patent Medicine

Location: SC3, Box 2, Perfume

Barcode: Front: 10019713; Back: 10019716

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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