Notices of Judgment Under the Food and Drugs ACT

Notices of Judgment Under the Food and Drugs ACT

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt:, whereas the product contained in addition to such ingredients, to wit, one-half of 1 per cent of turmeric, which was not a normal ingredient thereof, and the presence of which was not declared upon the label. On May 21, 1912, the defendant company entered a plea of nolo contenders to the information and the court imposed a fine of $10 and costs. V. M. HAYS. Acting Secretary of Agriculture. WASHINGTON, D. C., September 20, 1.912. 1114 '. O On October 5, 1911, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana. acting upon a report by the Secretary of Agriculture, filed in the District Court of the United States for said district a libel for the seizure and condemnation of 52 cases each containing one dozen quart bottles, 4 cases each containing two dozen pint bottles, and 12 cases each containing four dozen half-pint bottles of so-called maraschino cherries, remaining unsold in the original, unbroken packages and in possession of the Henry Block Co. (Ltd.), New Orleans, La., alleging that the product had been shipped on or about July 22, 1911, by the Bettman-Johnson Co., of Cincinnati, Ohio, and transported from the State of Ohio into the State of Louisiana, and charging adulteration and misbranding in violation of the Food and Drugs Act. The several labels on the product were as follows: "Maraschino Cherries," "Marischino Cherries, Artificially Colored, Contains less than 1/10 of 1% Benzoate of Soda, Henry Block Co., Ltd., Distributors, New Orleans, La.," "Glass, This Side Up With Care, Artificially Colored, Preserved With Less Than One-Tenth Of One Percent Benzoate of Soda," " 1 Doz. Large Maraschino Cherries, Henry Block Co., Ltd., Distributors, New Orleans, more

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  • Paperback | 296 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 16mm | 531g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236819330
  • 9781236819338