• Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Ads: Measure of Success

    Hundred-year-old medicine dosing glass advertising the Joseph T. Stokes Pharmacies, once in Indianapolis. Item recently sighted on eBay. The Joseph T. Stokes Pharmacies –¬†226 N. Meridian Street –¬†607 Hume-Mansur Building¬† As the Encyclopedia of Indianapolis...

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  • Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Adverts: Death as a Salesman

    Death adorns a poster distributed by the Indiana Board of Health in the early part of the 20th century, advertising the abandonment of “unhealthy” practices. You can find many such gems online. The Indiana Public...

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