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"Dr Ohoso'a Kcceipt Book afaifl Family Physician " is the title of on exceedingly usosul work, oraora for which are now.boing takon m tho district by Mr MPbee, tho canvasser, it is t bo work of a renowned and latoly docoasod American medico, who besidoi onmlng a high reputation for his gcaoral knowledge and profossioiial skill appjnrs to navo hod a mania for collecting nil kinds of nscfiU receipts. The book boforo ns ia of largo size, strongly bound m oilskin cover b, which can be woshod and scrubbed like a table and are Impervious to damp. There are nearly a thousand pages of olosely-printod reading matter, and fully 10,000 receipt*. A. considerable portion of tho boot it. devoted to the preservation, of health, the treatment of tho skin, and family matters of great interest to marriod people, pardonlalry women. There are chapters on diet, nursing, the management ofchildron, and scores of pages aro devoicd to proscriptions which DrOha-o has used m his own practice for all kinds. of ailments. Thon there arc m" toasting articles on bathing, hot water troatmoot, the fruit cure, diet as ' modioine, and: many now device! that have^ boea - tried with more or less micccßs id the treatment : of ills th<t affect a great portion of humanity. Next como, the arts and eoiances. The cook, tho mcchnnio, the manufacturer, the artist will all find hundre is of useful receipts applicablt to his trade or profession ready to his hand. Thoreiß hardly ad article importod, tho composition and manufacture of wliich is njt fully, olsclosod. We recommend Br Chase's, book' to a place m every household. To the avorago man and woman who can read plain English it will bo found worth its wolght m gold. It ia a complete library of most valuable information, and is sold for the prico of two or' throo cheap yellowback*. The. Bucceiw attending thothroo editions of tho former of Dr Chaso bos been ro tjroat that - over a million aud a bolt copies haro been sold. Orders left at this offlco or at the Commercial Hotel will rocoivo Mr M'Phoe's prompt attention.— Advb. , . 964

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DR CHASES RECEIPT BOOK, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2220, 7 September 1889

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DR CHASES RECEIPT BOOK Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2220, 7 September 1889