Portsmouth Pharmacy / Dews & Maupin
Company Names, addresses, dates:3,4
Portsmouth Pharmacy, Dews & Maupin, SW Corner High & Middle Sts., Portsmouth VA
J.N. Dews & Co, 201 Effingham St., Portsmouth VA (1910-c.1915)
Dews Drug Store, 601 High St., Portsmouth VA (c.1916-19??)
Julius N. Dews passed his exam and became a regular druggist in 18921.
An article in the 1902 issue of Scientific American magazine said that J.N. Dews had invented a pill-making machine designed to cut a roll of material into the desired number of sections to provide the desired number of pills.
(more information will be added when I get around to researching these druggists)
This is a clear 4.25" bottle embossed:
horizontal: THE PORTSMOUTH PHARMACY / Dews & Maupin / S.W. COR. HIGH AND MAIN STS.
base: W T & CO / C / U.S.A.