So a friend brought me this beautiful cobalt blue bottle labeled "POISON" that has these triangle tablets in it. Google search lead me to this forum. I'm hoping someone can tell me something about 1) the bottle and 2) what is in it.
I took a few pictures:
I'd appreciate any information...
On a recent excursion I found this clear hobnail bottle that is different from any other bottles in my collection. Most of the time I only find these bottles in pieces. It is about 6 5/8 inches tall and has the Owens-Illinois diamond and O entwined with an I in center. To the left of it is a 7...
The bottle says:
" THE CONTENTS OF THIS IS POISON!
THE TEXAS Cotton Worm Destroyer
Patented May 19, 1874. No. 151,078.
DIRECTIONS:- Dissolve the contents of this bottle in one barrel
(say 42 gallons), of cold water and apply to the plant. When convenient,
it is preferable to use it late in the...