Monday, September 23, 2013

Old Medicine Tins

Well, I guess constipation COULD give you a head-ache! (Click image to enlarge.)



Mamahen said...

Seeing these makes remember how much was lost when the house on my old homeplace burned.

Chickenmom said...

Mamahen sorry to hear that. Fire scares me more than anything. Where I used to live the whole mountain went up - scary. (we were ok - just lots and lots of smoke)

I remember Bayer aspirin and band aids came in tins. Come to think of it, a lot of things did!

Gorges Smythe said...

Fire can take everything, Mh; I'm sorry to hear that you were one of its victims.

Yeah, Cm, those band-aid and Prince Albert cans held a lot of fish bait for country kids over the years. Kids today have probably never heard the old Prince Albert-in-a-can joke, and might not understand it if they did.

Mamahen said...

Thank you both.....and yes those cans held many treasures after the original contents were gone, and I remember the Prince Albert joke as well :))