Royal Purple Lice Killer Tin

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This tin was made by the W.A. Jenkins Mfg. Co.Ltd, London, Canada. This pesticide was meant to kill lice and other pests in chicken coops. On the front of the tin is a picture of a hen and a rooster. On the back in both French and English are directions on how to safely use the pesticide as well as an antidote for the pesticide if need be.

Object Type: Artefact
Date Made: circa 1900