Finally, there's an
advertisement in the 1934 Southern Planter for a product that is still
It's Bag Balm!
The advertisement reads, "A rapid healer - quick relief for caked
udder! Ointment protection and healing .liniment penetration. At the
first sign of trouble, apply Bag Balm, the double-action healer. Caked
Bag, inflammation and the many ills and injuries common to udders and
teats find effective relief and quick aid to healing - often between
milkings. Bag Balm is a clean, refined ointment that cannot taint milk,
compounded with an exclusive, penetrating oil that carries the medication
to the tender tissues. Keep it handy for all emergencies. Big 10-ounce
package 60¢ at stores!"
If you can find Bag Balm today, it's marvelous for your hands and
Another page begins, "Use horses for economical power. They live off
the farm. They restore soil fertility!"
"No sore shoulders for me," says Grover C. Bowen, Rt. 1, Hillsboro,
Texas. Mr. Bowen uses collar pads. Here's why. He says: "By always
keeping pads for my teams, I am assured of snug fitting collars and no
There's nothing that will slow up a horse or mule more quickly than a
sore shoulder. Galls and sore shoulders are caused by ill-fitting
collars. The Ta-Pat-Co brand horse collar pads shape themselves to the
horse's neck. They prevent rubbing and chafing. They absorb sweat. It's
good business to use Ta-Pat-Co Collar Pads.and the cleaner the pads, the
better. So, start out the season with a fresh pad. Better still, have
two for each animal and alternate them. They'll last longer and do more
It's economy to buy good pads whether filled with regular stuffing or
genuine deer hair. Ta-Pat-Co Pads are made from excellent quality drill.
Stuffing is specially prepared. Hooks are fastened by wire staple and
felt washer attachment, a special Ta-Pat-Co development.
You may write for a free booklet, "Make more money with horses and
mules." It's 48 pages. Authoritatively written by experts. Contains
timely, useful information on horses as against tractors; multiple
hitches, care of horses and mules; utilizing land taken out of production;
reducing costs; etc. Mail coupon for free copy.
You may also "Enjoy a 4-Star Hotel in New York!" For business it's one
block from Times Square, 3 blocks from 5th Avenue, underground passageway
to all subways. For dining, 3 restaurants to choose from - coffee room,
tavern grill, main dining room. Breakfast from 30¢. Luncheon from 65¢.
Dinner from 85¢. For recreation.69 fine theatres within 6 blocks, 1 block
from Broadway.4 short blocks to Madison Square Garden. For quiet sleep.32
stories of fresh air and sunshine high above the street noises. 1400
large rooms...each with bath (tub and shower), servidor and radio. (Does
anyone know what a "servidor" is?) Single from $2.50. Double from
$3.50. Special rates for longer periods. Hotel Lincoln, 44th to 45th
Streets at 8th Avenue, New York.
In the Want Ads section, I found an ad that honestly and really says,
"Want to buy Kudzu roots! Write stating quantity and prices. L. N.
Manley, Montvale, Va."
Crocheters, embroiders wanted! Send stamped envelope. Bessie King,
Men wanted to learn barbering! Write for monthly rates. We assist our
graduates in securing employment. Shuford Barber College, 116 North 3rd
St., Richmond, Va.
How about, "147 acres of Shenandoah Valley land, 40 acres of it rich
river bottom. Ten dollars per acre. Charles L. Crane, Charles Town,
Jefferson County, West Virginia."
Finally, for this time, on the back page of the 1934 Southern Planter
is an ad for "The greatest formula book of modern times - new revised
edition now ready. Henley's Twentieth Century Book of Recipes, Formulas
and Processes..10,000 trade secrets, practical recipes, chemical processes
and money making formulas. Price $4.00 prepaid to any address.