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HOW PILLS ARE MADB. I of pills dates far back in history. The object is to enable us to swallow easily in a condensed form disagreeable and nauseous, but very useful, drugs. To what vast dimensions pill-taking has grown may be imagined when we say that iu England alwie about 2,000,000,000 (two thousand million) pills are consumed every year. In car'y days pi'la were made slowly by hand, as the demand was comparatively small. To-day they are produced with infinitely greater rapidity by machines especially contrived for the purpose, and with greater accuracy, too, in the proportions of the various ingredients employed. No form of medication can be better than a pill, provided only it is intelligently prepared. But right here occurs the difficulty. Easy as it may seem to make a pill, or a million of them, there are really very few pills that can be honestly commended for popular use. Most of them either undershoot or overshoot the mark. As everybody takes pills of some kind, it may bo well to mention what a good, safe, and reliable pill should be. Now, when one feels dull and sleepy, and has more or less pain in the head, sides, and back, he may be sure his bowels are constipated and his liver sluggish. To remedy this unhappy state of things there is nothing like a good cathartic pilL It will act like a charm by stimulating the liver into doing its duty, and ridding the digestive organs of the accumulated poisonous matter. But the good pill does not gripe and pain us, neither does It make us sick and miserable for a few hours or a whole day. It acts on the entire glandular system at the same time, else the after-effects of the pill will be worse than the disease itself. The griping caused by most pills is the result of irritating drugs which they contain. Such pills are harmful, and should never be used. They sometimes even produce hemorrhoids. Without having any particular desire to praise one pill above another, we may nevertheless name Mother Seigel's Fills, manufactured by the well-known house of A. J. White, Limited, 35 Farringdon road, London, and now sold by all chemists and medicine vendors, as the only one wo know of that actually possesses every desirable quality. They remove the pressure upon the brain, correct the liver, and cause the bowels to act with ease and regularity. They never gripe nor produce the slightest sickness of the stomach, or any other unpleasant feeling or symptom. Neither do they induce further constipation, as nearly all other pills do. As a further and crowning merit, Mother Seigel's Pills are covered with a tasteless and harmless coating, which causes them to resemble pearls, thus rendering them as pleasant to the palate as they are effective in curing disease. If you have a severe cold and are threatened with a fever, with pains in the head, back, and limbs, one or two doses will break up the cold and.prevent the fever. A coated tongue, with a brackish taste in the mouth, is caused by foul matter in the stomach. A doße of Seigel's Pills will effect a speedy cure. Oftentimes partially decayed food in the stomach and bowels produces sickness, naußea, etc Cleanse the bowels with a dose of these Pills, and good health will follow. Unlike many kinds of Pills, they do not make you feel worse before you are better. They are, without doubt, the best family physic ever discovered. They remove all obstructions to the Datural functions in either sex without any unpleasant effects.

UNEDIN TELEPHONE EXPRESS jl, COMPANY AND FORWARDING AGENCY. Luggage taken to catch Early and other Trains. FURNITURE REMOVING A SPECIALTY. This branch of the business is under the immediate supervision of Mr R. Little (who has had 15 years' experience in Dunedin), which is a sufficient guarantee that all goods entrusted to his care will receive the greatest care and de epatch. Orders received by Mr JOHN GORE, Livery Stablekeeper and Coal Merchant, Hanover Btreet. Telephone 498, R. LITTLE, Manager. NOTICE OF REMOVAL. ■VTESSRS FITOHETT AND THORNTON Have BE MOVED to their NEW OFFICES In the NEW ZEALAND INSURANCE BUILDINGS, At the corner of Crawford and Rattray Btreets. OLONIAL SUGAR REFINIS'G COMPANY, LIMITBD. The Company, having recently Reduced its Prices, is now SellingTablet?, in 561b cases ... L34perton Icing Sugar, in tins... ... L4O per ton No. 1 Crystal ... ... L3olos per ton No 2, pieces ... ... L2910s per ton No. 3, rations ... ... L27perton Go!dcn Syrup (packages extra) Ll6 10s per ton Treacle (packages extra) ... Ll4perton. Golden Syrup and Treacle (in case) always in Stock. Auckland, 6:h August, 1889. COFFEE PALACE. ■ > OSS BROS., in thankiDg their numerous J-~ Customers and the Public generally for the patronage accorded them since taking over the above Premisei, beg to notify that in future the Business will be carried on by Mbs ROSS, trading as " Ross Bros." CEMENT 1 CEMENT CEMENT! HRY the "MAORI" Brand, which is equal ... to the best imported brands, and cheaper. Every bag is guaranteed, and certificate of tensile if required. LIME Acknowledged to bo the purest and moat economical, at a reduced rate, Orders promptly executed, Note Address: THE MILBURN LIME AND CEMENT COMPANY (LIMITED), Cumberland street. FRANK OAKDEN, Manager, TO BUILDERS AND OTHERS, ARNINGHAM AND CO., Manufacturers i of the Patent Prize Range ZEALANDIA. Requires no setting, and will bun any coal Iron Fretwork for Verandahs in great variety. victoriaToundry, George street (opposite Knox Church), AKEN from my Shop last week, 2,0001b of the best Sausages in Town, Cole, Hanover street,

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7, Evening Star, Issue 7983, 12 August 1889

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