Advert for Mason's Extract of Herbs, reverse side
Medium: Print on paper
This is the reverse of the advert.
This is an advertisement for Mason's extract of herbs, a non alcoholic drink. The Temperance Movement, popular in the 19th century advocated a lifestyle of moderation and abstinence, encouraging men to avoid drinking alcohol which they saw as the cause of the widespread poverty and hardship of the time. Beverages such as Mason’s were advertised as a healthy alternative to alcohol.