1908 Ad HT Schlegel Magic Eye Lotion Medical Quackery Edwardian Era Health YPHJ1


This is an original 1908 black and white print ad for the Magic Eye Lotion remedy that was made and sold by the H.T. Schlegel Company of 2873 Home Bank Building, Peoria, Illinois (IL) during the Edwardian era.


This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Small crease - center. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 4.25 inches; 6 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of ads, magazine covers, and an article from the "The People's Home Journal" that includes several hilarious "medical quackery" advertisements from the Edwardian era, food ads from the Roaring Twenties, and much more. To continue browsing this diverse collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

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