A.W. McKim & Son
McKim & Huffman


Company Names, addresses, dates:
  A.W. McKim & Son, Luray VA
  McKim & Huffman, 219 West Main Street, Luray VA

Notes:
(more information will be added when I get around to researching this druggist)


McKim & Son Bottles:

mckim_01 Left bottle is SCA and 5.25" tall (4 oz), middle bottle is clear and 4.75" tall (3 oz), and the right bottle is clear and 4.25" tall (2 oz). They are embossed:
above vertical slugplate (left bottle): IV
above vertical slugplate (middle bottle): III
above vertical slugplate (right bottle): II
vertical slug plate: A W McKim & Son / DRUGGISTS / LURAY VA


McKim & Huffman Bottles:
mckim_05 Clear 5.7" bottle embossed:
vertical: McKIM & HUFFMAN / DRUGGISTS / LURAY, VA.
mckim_10 This bottle is embossed the same as the one above, but it's a much smaller bottle. It's a clear 2.8" bottle embossed:
vertical: McKIM & HUFFMAN / DRUGGISTS / LURAY, VA.
mckim_04 Green 2.5" screw-top (eye-dropper) machine-made bottle with label from 1942:
label: McKIM & HUFFMAN / DRUGGISTS / LURAY, VIRGINIA / ... DR. WHITE ... 9/3/42
mckim_09 Clear 2.8" machine-made bottle with label from 1954:
label: THIS IS YOUR PRESCRIPTION FROM / DR. HOLSINGER / McKIM & HUFFMAN / DRUGGISTS / ... 8-26-54 / LURAY PHONE 126 VIRGINIA
mckim_06 Clear 2.75" screw-top machine-made bottle with label:
label: THIS IS YOUR PRESCRIPTION FROM / Dr. Amiss / McKIM & HUFFMAN / PHARMACY / ... / LURAY PHONE 3-5151 VIRGINIA
mckim_08 Clear 3.3" screw-top machine-made bottle with label from 1961:
label: M.J.W. WHITE M.D. / ... 8.8.61 / ... McKIM & HUFFMAN PHARMACY / Walgreen Agency / LURAY PHONE Riverside 3-5151 VIRGINIA



Other stuff:
mckim_02 This is a photo (taken 30-May-2009) of the current McKim & Huffman pharmacy in downtown Luray. The sign says "Since 1868". [The pharmacy has since closed down]
mckim_07 This is a 5.75" long measuring spoon, with 1 tsp on one side and 1/2 tsp on the other. In the middle, says in raised letters painted green:
McKIM & HUFFMAN PHARMACY / "PRESCRIPTIONS OUR SPECIALTY" / PHONE RI 3-5151
mckim_03 This is a label that came off of a drugstore bottle. From what I can make out, it says:
EXT. OF VANILLA / ALCOHOL 67 PER CENT / McKIM & HUFFMAN / DRUGGISTS / LURAY, VIRGINIA







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