Williamson's


Company Names, addresses, dates:
  Williamsons, Harrisonburg VA

Notes:
J.W. Williamson was president of the Virginia Pharmacists Association in 19301. I don't know if he was the same Williamson that is embossed on these bottles.

Bottles:

williamsons_01 Two clear (sun colored amythest) bottles. Left is 6.4" and right is 3.7". They're both embossed:
vertical: WILLIAMSON'S / HARRISONBURG, VA
williamsons_02 Clear (sun colored amythest) 3.7" bottle embossed:
vertical: WILLIAMSON'S / HARRISONBURG, VA
williamsons_04 Clear 5.5" bottle marked:
vertical embossing on back: WILLIAMSON'S / HARRISONBURG, VA
label on front: WILLIAMSON DRUG CO., / PRESCRIPTION PHARMACISTS / HARRISONBURG, VA.
hand-written on label: ( Adrenaline )
williamsons_07 Clear 3.5" machine-made bottle with a plastic screw-top. It has a label that says:
label: WILLIAMSON DRUG CO., / PRESCRIPTION PHARMACISTS / HARRISONBURG, VA.
typed at the top of the label: Glycerine.



Other items:
williamsons_06 This is a 2.7" tall dose glass. It is marked:
WILLIAMSON'S / FOR DRUGS OF QUALITY / SCIENTIFICALLY COMPOUNDED / WE SAVE YOU MONEY
The gradations show up to 4 tablespoons or 1 "wine glass"
williamsons_03 This is a label from a drugstore bottle. It says:
SPIRIT OF PEPPERMINT / (ESS. OF PEPPERMINT) / Contains ALCOHOL 85% by volume. / DOSE - For an adult, 30 drops to a teaspoonful in / sweetened water. Children in proportion to age. / WILLIAMSON DRUG CO., / PRESCRIPTION DRUGGISTS, / HARRISONBURG, VA.
williamsons_05 This is a cardboard box with a label affixed. It says:
WILLIAMSON DRUG CO., / PRESCRIPTION PHARMACISTS, / HARRISONBURG, VA. / 28176 5/31/45 / Dr. A.W. Graves / One cc three times a day. / Miss Effie Shaver



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