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NOT by the Book: Dr. Wayne Weart

In collaboration with the Waring Library Society, Charleston Library Society presents Dr. Wayne Weart to discuss his book, The Art and Tools of the Apothecary, February 23rd at 6:00PM,  at 164 King Street. The presentation will look back over the last 150 years of the pharmacy profession with an emphasis on Charleston, including photographs of Apothecary’s Hall, one of the oldest pharmacies in the US, first given to the Charleston Museum in 1920’s; plus photographs and discussion on advertising pieces used around the turn of the 19th century including “Show Globes”, “Species Jars”, “Show Mortars” and Drug Trade Cards.