Antique CEREAL MEAL Tin-For Constipation and Evils, Cures Chronic Appendicitis!

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Seller: firebirdfarm (881) 100%, Location: Lee, New Hampshire, Ships to: US, Item: 133163882562 This is one of the best antique cereal tins ever! The advertisement and claims printed on the box are awesome. As stated on the yellow label, As Good for Children As For Grown People, Cereal Meal, The Ideal Health Food For Constipation and Evils Resulting Therefrom!! It measures almost 9" tall, 5" wide and almost 4" deep. Yellow label has foxing and stains and some pencil marks. The top and bottom have rust and dust!! It is a great shelf piece and it claims that it is the ideal food for the vast majority of cases of constipation, thus relieving Much Indigestion, and, get this, Chronic Appendicitis!! That is a whopper of a false claim and in the realm of breakfast cereal barons CW Post made a similar claim and was sued for false advertising. This is a rare and hard to find example of early advertising. Perfect for your country store collection or medical quackery shelf! Starting low, no reserve. Please feel free to ask any questions. Condition: Foxing and stains on label, pencil marks. Top and bottom has rust and dust. Please see pictures as they are considered part of description., Color: Yellow, black, white, Brand: Cereal Meal Corp., St. Louis, MO, Type of Advertising: Grocery,Store,Box,Cardboard,Tin,Medical, Country/Region of Manufacture: United States, Original/Reproduction: Original,Healthful,Gluten,Porridge,Pudding, Date of Creation: Pure,Food,Drug,Act,1906,1910,

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