Punch,  47 (1864), 231.

The Patent Restorer for the Hair



Illustration, Drollery

Relevant illustrations:



Human Development, Invention, Physiology

    This illustration shows a balding elderly man writing a letter at a desk. With only a few hairs sprouting from his scalp, he feels obliged to write a testimonial to the producers of the hair restorer, noting that his 'hair has already recovered its former luxuriance'.

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