TITLE

The lady who helped ladies

AUTHOR(S)
Yaeger, P.
PUB. DATE
September 1989
SOURCE
Yankee;Sep89, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the success advertising brought to Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound made in Lynn, Massachusetts. in the mid-1800s. How the empire began; Pinkham's family and successful marketing; History of the patent medicine industry and downturn of the Pinkham empire.
ACCESSION #
8910160268

 

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