Prescription from Dr. Sun to visit Clearwater, ca. 1930

Prescription from Dr. Sun to visit Clearwater, ca. 1930

Transcript

DR. DUN

LIGHT RAYS BUILDING

CLEARWATER, FLORIDA

REGISTRY

NO. WFLA

OFFICE HOURSE:

SUNRISE TO SUNSET

Patient's Name U.R. WISE

Date Nov. 1st to May 1st

Address Any Cold Wintry Climate

R

1- Sun bath at Clearwater Beach - 8:30 to 9:30 A.M.

3- Hours of Golf at the Clearwater Country Club between 10: A.M. and 3 P.M.

1- Hour basking in the sunshing during the Concert in the City Park - 3 P.M. to 4 P.M.

1- Sun Bath at Clearwater Beach - 4 P.M. to 5 P.M.

NOTE: Fishing, Shuffleboard, Swimming, Lawn Bowling, Roque, Tennis, Horse Shoes, Motoring, Boating, or any of the many other sports offered at Clearwater may be substituted for Golf with equally good results.

DIRECTIONS: TAKE AT REGULAR INTERVALS FOR LIFE PRESERVATION.

Dr. Sun M.D.

Source

State Library of Florida: Florida Collection, 917.59-V831 01

Description

Advertisement for Clearwater, Florida designed to mimic a doctor's prescription and directed at potential visitors from "any cold wintry climate." The prescription recommends such activities as sunbathing, shuffleboard, swimmining, lawn bowling, roque, motoring, golf, etc. The ad was pasted onto page 65 of an unpublished travelogue scrapbook entitled "A Visit to the Land of Sunshine and Flowers" dated 1930.