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AN INTERESTING LETTER FROM A VETERAN. As this is jubilee year it tends to make one look back and think of the flight of time, and m this way I am reminded that I am one of the veterans m the sale of your valuable and and successful medicine. I have sold it m England and many parts of Scotland. Well do I remember the first circular you sent out some nine or ten years ag». You had come to England from America to introduce Mother Seigel's Curative Syrup, and I was struck by a paragraph m which you used these words : — " Being a stranger m a strange land, I do not wish the people to feel that I want to. take the least advantage over them. I feel that I have a remedy that will cure disease, and I have so much confidence m it that I authorise my agents to refund the money if people'should say that they have not benefitted by its use." I felt at once that you would never say that unless the medicine had merit, and I applied for the agency, a step which I now look back upon with pride and satisfaction. Ever since that time I have found it far the best remedy for Indigestion and Dyspepsia I have met with, and I have sold thousands of bottles. It has never failed m any case where there were any of the following symptoms : — Nervous or sick headache, sourness of the stomach, rising of the food after eating, a sense of heaviness and fulness, dizziness bad breath, slime and mucus on the gums and teeth, constipation, and yellowness of the eyes and skin, dull and sleepy sensations, ringing m the ears, heartburn, loss of appetite, and, m short, wherever there are signs that the system is clogged, and the blood is out of order. Upon repeated inquiries, covering a great variety of ailments, my customers have always answered, "lam better," or "I«m perfectly well." What I have seldom or never seen before m the case of any medicine is that people tell each other of its virtues, and those who have been been cured say to the suffering : " Go and get Mother Seigel's Curative Syrup, it will make you well." Out of the hundreds of cures I will name one or two tint happen to come into my mind. Two old gentlemen, whose names they would not like me to give you, had been martyrs to Indigestion for many years. They had tried all kinds of medicine without relief. One of them was so bad he could not bear a glass of ale. Both were advised to use the Syrup and both recovered, and were as hale and hearty as men m the prime of Jife. A remarkable case is that of a house painter named Jerteries, who lived at Pensliurst, m Kent. His business oblfged him to expose himself a great deal to wind and weather, and he was seized wi'h rheumatism, and his joints soon swelled up with dropsy, and were very stiff and painful. Nothing that the doctors could do seemed to reach the seat, of the trouble. It so crippled him that he could do hardly any work, and tor the whole of the winter of 1878 and '79, he had te give up and take to his bed. He had been. afflicted m this sorry way for three years, and was getting worn out and discouraged. Besides, he had spent over £13 for what he called " doctor's stuft " without ths least benefit. In the Spring he heard of what Mother Seigels Curative Syrup has done for others and bought a 2s 6i bottle of me. In a few days he sent me word he was much better— before he had finished the bottle. He then sent to me for a4s 6d bottle, and as I was going that way I carried it down to him myself. On getting to his house what was my astonishment and surprise to find him weeding an onion bed. I could hardly believe my own eyes, and said ; — 11 You ought not to be out here, man, it may be the death of you, after having being laid up all winter with rheumatism and dropsy." His reply was : " There is no danger, The weather is fine, and Mother Seigel's Curative Syrup has done for me m a few days what the doctors could not do m three years. I think I shall get well now." He kept on with the syrup, and m three i weeks he was at work again, and has had no return of the trouble for now nearly ten years. | Any medicine that can do this should be ' known all over the world. Yours faithfully, (Signed) Rupert Graham. Of Graham & Son. Holloway House, Sunbury, Middlesex, June 25th, 1887 The above wonderful cure of Rheumatism was the result of the wonderful power of Mother Seigel's Curative Syrup to cleanse the blood of the poise nous humours that arise rom Indigestion nd Dyspepsia. Mother Seigel's Curative Syrup is for sale by all chemists and medicine vendors, and by the proprietors, A. J. White, Limited, 35, Ftsrringdon Road, London, England. (3)

An act of heroism is related by ths Queen, of Mrs Sarah Oogan, a young married lady of 19, living at Hull, Massachusetts. When a number of seamen were resoued at Hull from a stranded vessel an attempt was made to reaoh them by firing the Hunt gun ; but the powder was damp and the gtm did not go off, Mrs Oogan was the only person present whose hand was Bmall enough to go into the barrel of the gun to remove the damp powder wbioh had failed ta explode after the lighted fuse had been applied. At the risk of losing her life, she thrust m her arm and removed the damp powder, thereby enabling the gun to do its work, with the result of saving some 15 lives,

R.A.0.8. BRETHREN are particularly requested to attend on WEDNESDAY evening. Important business, 4 66 - By Order of the B.P. WESTERN FIRE BRIGADE. A MEETING of members of this Brigade, will be held at the Engine Station on THURSDAY next, at 7.30 p.m., to consider the qaestlon of amalgamation of the two Brigades. ALFRED A. FOOKS, 4 01 Superintendent. * BOROUGH OF ASHBURTON. ICTOTIOE Is hereby given In aooordanoe 1M with Olaure 65 of the Municipal Corporations Act, 1886, that the Burgess List for 1889-90 and the Defaulters List are now open for inspection at the Town Clerk's Office during office hours until the 22nd day of APRIL instant. All objections thereto must be In writing , m the form set forth In the FOUBTH Schedule of the above mentioned Aot, and addressed to mo and delivered at my office on or before the 22ad day of iPRIL, 1888. * OHAS. E. FOOKS, L « „™, TownOleiki Borough Council Office, AchburtoD, 8;h April, 1839. 4 5

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2103, 9 April 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2103, 9 April 1889

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