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KANSAS CITY
MANUFACTURERS'
EXPOSITION

Convention Hall,
Nov. 11th - 16th ~ 1912

 

VAN VLECK GLAND EXTRACT CO.

 

     Organized 1892.  Office at 912 Grand avenue.  Engaged in the manufacture of animal extracts for medicinal purposes -- thirty-two in number.  Eight to twenty workmen are employed.  These extracts are used in every quarter of the globe.  The output has steadily increased since beginning, averaging about 25 per cent.  This company was the originator of gland extracts.  A son of one of the firm was benefitted mentally and physically by use of it in its experimental stages.  Their lead has been followed by the largest pharmaceutical houses in the world.  Gold medals were awarded at Omaha, St. Louis and Portland exhibitions.

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