Backache pills - July 1914

World War I daily bulletin from the Horsham district
World War I daily bulletin from the Horsham district

There are still plenty of references to Doan’s backache pills if you search on the internet.

“If the reader wants stronger proof than the following statement and experience of a resident of Horsham, what can it be?

“Mrs V. Lucas, of 16 Victoria Street, Horsham, says: ‘I was once confined to my bed for a fortnight with kidney complaint. It came on after a cold. At first I was taken with such sharp, cutting pains in the back that I couldn’t stoop without being in agony...

“I tried Doan’s backache kidney pills and I’m glad I did for they did me a world of good. Within a few days my back was easier.”