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The Mystery of New York Bay. Old Sleuth: The Calumet Series, No. 26: Dec. 7, 1895.

By: Old Sleuth

Price: $58.50

Publisher: New York, George Munro's Sons: 1895

Seller ID: Books006834

Condition: Good


127 pages. A pleasing survival, with slight chipping. Consider front cover as detached as it is barely holding. The rest is tightly bound. Burnett's Cocoaine hair product advert at front (not as fun as it sounds: main ingredient cocoanut oil) and beneath that the seemingly innocuous ad for Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup which in fact contained morphine: "Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup was an indispensable aid to mothers and child-care workers. Containing one grain (65 mg) of morphine per fluid ounce, it effectively quieted restless infants and small children. It probably also helped mothers ... View more info