Trade Card, Hibbard's Rheumatic Syrup, Harness horse

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  • Item Category: Advertising
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 07,2007
  • Channel: Online Auction
Victorian trade card advertising:
Hibbard's Rheumatic Syrup
A Specific for the Blood,
and a Purely vegetable compound
The horse illustrated on the card is the famous trotter Maud S. , a world champion harness racer, first to run a mile under 2:10.
The back of the card contains a list of all the reasons to use Hibbard's Rheumatic Syrup.
The front of the card is an illustration of a rider bareback on Maud S. The rider is holding a bottle, presumably the Hibbard's Syrup. T are four people in the judges stand, the judge checking his watch, and three others cheering the horse.
The time listed on the front is 8 3/4.
The card measures 5 1/4" x 3", illustrated in bright colors.
The rear of the card has a few darkened spots and one small spot w part of the text has been removed. Overall, this card is in good condition, no tears or creases.