Seller: carolynrz (1,734) 100%, Location: Paxinos, Pennsylvania, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 264459494950 Vintage quack medicine apparatus- Dr. Geo. Leininger’s Formaldehyde Generator with instructions and original box. Consists of a small alcohol burner with a stand supporting a cup at the top. Solid formaldehyde is placed in the cup and the heat from the alcohol burner wick creates formaldehyde fumes – sold as a preventative for whooping cough, scarlet fever, smallpox etc. – supposed to destroy germs in the sick room. Not sold for medical use- sold as a quack medicine curiosity. Appears complete; good condition; box has stains, wear and marks from long ago use and longtime storage. Sold as shown. See all photos Please no bids on AUCTION STYLE LISTINGS if you have feedback for less than 20 transactions without contacting us first – or your bids will be cancelled. If you have feedback of less than 20 and win an auction payment is expected within 3 days. Otherwise payment must be made within 8 days of auction closing. Will ship worldwide to countries where the item is insured. Local pick-up is always an option. Items not picked up within 30 days after the close of the auction (unless other arrangements are made ahead of time) will be resold. Pennsylvania buyers will pay 6.0% PA sales tax. The only form of payment we accept is PayPal (or cash if it is a local pick-up). We do our best to ship within 2 business days of receiving payment. Email with any questions prior to bidding. We describe items as best as we can, but please feel free to ask more questions, we will answer as soon as possible. Please send all questions thru the Ebay Message system. We do not respond to emails with eBay addresses that are not sent thru the messaging system. We will happily combine shipping for auctions which close within 7 days of each other. Please wait for a combined invoice or send us a quick email that you are waiting for another auction to end. IF WE DO NOT RECEIVE FEEDBACK/CONTACT FROM THE BUYER WITHIN 7 DAYS OF DELIVERY (DELIVERY CONFIRMATION DATE) WE WILL ASSUME TRANSACTION IS COMPLETE AND THAT THE BUYER IS HAPPY WITH THEIR PURCHASE. Condition: Appears complete; good condition; box has stains, wear and marks from long ago use and longtime storage.