Electrical, Magnetic and Vibrating Cures
VICTORIAN ADVERTISING
By
Jennifer Carnell

Child's Patent Galvanic Hair and Flesh Brushes
'A novel and pleasant mode of administering galvanism (...) the only brush containing electricity'.
A magazine advert published in 1860.

Pulvermacher's Electric Girdle
Price 25 shillings (and that was expensive)
'Is the Cheapest and most Effective Electric Appliance ever offered to the Public, and for restoring
lost nerve and muscular power it has no equal.'
A magazine advert published in 1891.

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