NOT a genuine old Asthma Cigarettes advert

This picture has been shared online but also in exhibits, documentaries and other situations as a genuine Victorian advert for Asthma Cigarettes. It is not. When I first saw this advertisement I immediately knew something wasn’t quite right.The fonts, the text, the subject, the whole thing just made alarm bells go off. Purely visually speaking … More NOT a genuine old Asthma Cigarettes advert