Green Mountain Boys Gathering Materials for Paine's Celebrated Green Mountain Balm of Gilead and Cedar Plaster.Universally acknowledged to be the best Plaster ever known. Compounded from the choicest Gum Resins of the Green Mountain State. Consisting of Balm of Gilead, Cedar, Hemlock, Spruce, Fir & etc., so combined as to produce a healthy counter irritant by disspating soreness and extracting the coagulated poisonous impurities of the system. It is unequalled in removing pain, internal inflammation, curing lameness, cramp, pains in the side, rheumatism, weak and lame backs, old sores, boils, corns, freezes, fresh wounds, burns, scalds, cracked hands and occasional sores of most kinds. It's medical properties and remedial action are immeasurably greater than those of any other plaster in use-no family should be without it. The price has been placed within reach of all
Entered according to the act of congress in the year 1868 by M.K. Paine in the clerks office of the district court of the district of Vermont.
Tinted lithograph. Sheet size: 500 x 415mm (19½ x 16¼"). Small tears to left edge of sheet. Marks to left edge. Impression marks to right edge.
A broadside poster depicting a scene of men working in a Vermont forest making the cedar plaster that is "universally acknowledged to be the best plaster ever known." This broadside would have been a point of purchase advertising poster placed in apothecaries, drug stores and general stores selling wares and medicines.
[Ref: 32196] £160.00