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The Magno-Electric Vitalizer invention...

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December 15, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 15, 1902

* Thomas Alva Edison, Jr.
* Magno-Electric Vitalizer

The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "YOUNG EDISON" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.
Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

google notes: No matter what the ailment, magazine and newspaper readers in 1903 saw they had the ability to obtain a device that was presented as a modern medical marvel. It was called the Magno-Electric Vitalizer, and it harnessed the power of electricity to stimulate the nerves, inciting the body's own natural healing powers.

Category: The 20th Century