Prune Wafers, the Modern Fruit Laxative: 1898

Prune Wafers, the Modern Fruit Laxative: 1898

Window display of Hurlebaus' Drug Store, featuring California Prune Wafers, Irving's Dyspepsia Tablets, True Blood Tonic, and a chubby little baby selling something that I can't make out. Photo taken in late 1890s by photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston. LOC original medium: photographic print.