Title Henry S. Fisher Funeral Home FAINTEX Smelling Salts Packet.
Publisher Stuart-Chase Corp. [Boston, MA].
Seller ID 50-0213
1 1/2' x 2' h. cardboard packet with tuck-in flap closure. Front printed 'Henry S. Fisher/ FAINTEX Reg. U.S. Pat. Off./ Use as a Smelling Salts/ U.S. Pat. No. 2, 371, 667' [March 20, 1945]. Bottom: 'Mfg. by Stuart-Chase Corp. Boston 15, Mass.'. Top: 'Dist. by Boyertown Burial Casket Co.'. Directions given under the flap: 'Crush FAINTEX between the fingers without removing braided cover. Hold to Nostrils and Inhale'.' Packet included 2 fabric covered ampoules & an absorbent pad. The patent was issued March 20, 1945 and covered the process of wrapping ampoules of breakable material containing liquids with fabric. The funeral home was located at 1334 N. 2nd St., Harrisburg, PA. A crease across the front, light overall soiling o/w Good, i.e. obvious signs of use with no major defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $3.00. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged.