Ketchup Medicine

Did you know?

Ketchup was sold as medicine in the 1800's!

Ketchup Stethiscope

It was sold in bottles and ketchup pills to treat jaundice and indigestion. Technically tomatoes are a fruit, but the in U.S. Supreme Court case Nix v. Hedden, the court decided they were vegetables and subject to the vegetable tariff.  

old ketchup