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1950 Ad Du Pont Digest Medicine Flies Lice Cow Cattle - ORIGINAL TCE1

1950 Ad Du Pont Digest Medicine Flies Lice Cow Cattle - ORIGINAL TCE1

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This is an original 1950 black and white print ad for the Du Pont Company. The ad writes, "Next fly-season farmers and ranchers will be able to buy a fly-killer that is both powerful and safe. In Du Pont Marlate 50% technical methoxychlor insecticide they will get this combination of properties that no single insecticide has ever offered before." The use of methoxychlor was banned in the United States in 1993.


This 61+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is some light bleed through visible on this ad.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 11.25 inches; 20 x 29 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)

Keywords specific to this image: Methoxcide, Farming, Agriculture, Wildlife, Du Pont Company, Insects, Vegetables, Fruits, Crops, Du Pont Floral Dust, Chemical, Chemical Company Vintage Advertising