Horsford’s Acid Phosphate



What was once a patent medicine for "tired brains" and "seasickness" is now a hipster cocktail ingredient.

Full story here.

     Posted By: Paul - Mon Feb 08, 2016
     Category: Patent Medicines, Nostrums and Snake Oil | Nineteenth Century | Alcohol

What was once a rope became some dope then lately back to rope: All hail So. Dakota.
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 02/08/16 at 09:59 AM
My grandma had no need for fancy patent medicines - turpentine and/or Witch Hazel for was good enough for anything that ailed you.
Posted by KDP on 02/08/16 at 11:50 AM

This is still in use medicinally today for certain ailments, based on the link provided above.
Posted by Kyle Morgan on 02/08/16 at 12:11 PM
Franklin's Fountain still uses 'em(if it's the same kind):

this place is great. they only have a candlestick phone
Posted by S.Norman on 02/08/16 at 09:23 PM
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