clippings Archive

“The Blood is The Life”

Found part of an 1880s Quack Medical Device. Going to go back and see if I can find the rest. Looks better in real life than my scanner can show. “Boyd’s Battery” on one side and “Patent Jan 17, 1879” on the other. “J.C. Boyd’s Miniature Galvanic Battery that supposedly worked by “galvanic action” due

Old Newspaper Articles – Liquor Case

In my usual newspaper research, I often find stories that make the metal detecting fan in me perk up.  So I’ll clip and post some of these, just look for the tag “clippings”