100 Years Ago: Ad for Scott’s Emulsion

The Intelligencer January 21, 1916 (page 3)


“How Soldiers Keep Strong. Preparedness against sickness is the big, important thing to fighting soldiers. A sick soldier cannot work with vigor any more than you can work with energy when you are weak, tired, almost sick.

The government of one of our allies is giving each soldier a vial of cod liver oil every day. …  Cod liver oil is scarce and high-priced this season and many inferior grades may be offered. But remember that Scott’s is the one Emulsion which guarantees pure cod liver oil—free from harmful drugs. Scott’s Emulsion is Made in Canada.”