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Title Ad: Fehr's Carbolated Talcum Powder. (Manufactured by) Julius Fehr, M.D., Box 6, Hoboken, N.J. (1898).
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Catalog Number 2014.013.0125
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Advertisement: Fehr's Carbolated Talcum Powder. (Manufactured by) Julius Fehr, M.D., Box 6, Hoboken, N.J.

Clipped, 4" x 5" wide. Published in Truth magazine, 1898 (issue not known).

Text:
Prudent Mothers Use Fehr's Talcum Powder.
Because Skin Diseases prevent sleep and rest, and
Fehr's Carbolated Talcum Powder
prevents Skin Diseases. It
soothes and comforts immediately.

All druggists have it, both Plain and Perfumed.
Julius Fehr, M.D.
Box 6, Hoboken, N.J.

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A patented invention by Dr. Julius Fehr, made in Hoboken and marketed initially to physicians as Compound Talcum Baby Powder. The powder was offered first offered in 1873 as either plain or perfumed.

1893: Fehr, Julius - physician, office: 158 Second St. (old number 58); laboratory: Paterson Ave. corner Jackson St.

This talcum was produced at least until World War I.
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pharmacist / apothecary / druggist
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People Fehr, M.D., Julius L.
Date 1898
Year Range from 1898.0
Year Range to 1898.0
Search Terms Julius Fehr, Pharmaceutist (Pharmacist)
Caption ad: Fehr's Carbolated Talcum Powder
Imagefile 312\20140130125.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Invention
Retail
Medical
Health
Pharmacy