1942 Ad Parke Davis WWII Doctor Black Medical Bag Pharmaceutical War Aid LF4


This is an original 1942 World War II black and white print ad sponsored by the pharmaceutical company of Parke, Davis of Detroit, Michigan, encouraging civilians to maintain proper health so that they, too, may aid in the war efforts. This particular ad features artwork by Paul L. Rabut.


This 69+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. Light surface rub - bottom right corner. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.25 x 13.5 inches; 26 x 34 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)

This piece was illustrated by Rabut, Paul. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Wartime, Defense Stamps, War Bonds, War Production, Pharmaceuticals, Pharmacy, Pharmacists, Armed Forces, Traveling Doctors

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