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Like a trip to the antique store. Images, artifacts, and stories of life in the University District in Columbus, Ohio from the past 150 years and much, much more.

Newspaper advertisement for Dr. Hartman’s cure-all patent medicine Peruna.
Peruna’s secret ingredient was alcohol and a lot of it.
The term “Peruna drunk” was coined for bastions of propriety, who belonged to The Woman’s Christian Temperance Union or Anti-Saloon League, but would tie one on regularly with a bottle of their favorite tonic.

Newspaper advertisement for Dr. Hartman’s cure-all patent medicine Peruna.

Peruna’s secret ingredient was alcohol and a lot of it.

The term “Peruna drunk” was coined for bastions of propriety, who belonged to The Woman’s Christian Temperance Union or Anti-Saloon League, but would tie one on regularly with a bottle of their favorite tonic.

  • 4 March 2014
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