Chelf Pharmacy


Company Names, addresses, dates:1
  Chelf & Co Pharmacy, 106 & 108 N. Pine Street, Richmond VA (1895-1905)
  R.E. Chelf Drug Co, 1123 W Broad St., Richmond VA (1912-1916)
  R.E. Chelf Drug Co, 1201 W Broad St., Richmond VA (1917-1926)
  R.E. Chelf Drug Co, 334 N Harrison St., Richmond VA (1927-1930)
  T.W. Chelf Pharmacy, Third and Main Streets, Richmond VA

Notes:
I included some Chelf's Chem. Co. bottles below, but I'm not certain if that company was affiliated with the pharmacy or not.
(more information will be added when I get around to researching this pharmacy)

Bottles:

chelf_02 Clear 3.7" bottle embossed:
vertical: T.W. Chelf, Pharmacist / Third and Main Streets / Richmond, Va.
base: *** / B / USA / PAT JAN 24 88
chelf_01 Clear 6.8" bottle embossed:
vertical: Chelf and Co Pharmacists / 106 & 108 N Pine Street / Richmond, Va.
base: WT&CO / E / USA / PAT DEC 11 1894
chelf_03 Clear 8.2" bottle embossed:
horizontal: 3xii
vertical: R.E. Chelf Drug Co. / RICHMOND
horizontal on back in oval: Chelf
base: CLGCO / A
chelf_04 Similar to the bottle above, but smaller, this is a clear 6.5" bottle embossed:
horizontal: 3vi
vertical: R.E. Chelf Drug Co. / RICHMOND
horizontal on back in oval: Chelf
base: CLGCO / B
chelf_05 These are round blue bottles. Left is 4.0" and right is 2.5" tall. Both are embossed:
horizontal: CHELF'S / CELERY-CAFFEIN / COMP'D / CHELF CHEM. CO. / RICHMOND, VA.
base (right bottle only): (dot in a square)
chelf_07 Blue 4.1" bottle embossed:
horizontal: CHELF'S COMP / CELERY-CAFFEIN / TRADE C.C.C.C MARK / FOR HEADACHE / MANF'D ONLY BY / CHELF CHEMICAL CO / RICHMOND, VA. USA
chelf_06 Blue 7.7" bottle embossed:
horizontal along the neck: CHELF'S C.C. COMP'D RICHMOND, VA.
base: (M in a circle)


1 Book: "Bottled in Richmond 1811-1930", by Vernon Grant




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