Edwards' annual directory to the inhabitants, institutions, incorporated companies, manufacturing establishments, business, business firms, etc., etc., in the city of St. Louis for ... /
St. Louis Pharmaceutical Asso-
This Association was organized in the year
1853. Its aim being to unite the Educated and
reputable Pharmaceutists and Druggists in the
following objects:
1st. To improve and regulate the drug market,
by preventing the importation of inferior, adulter-
ated or deteriorated drugs, and by detecting and
exposing home adulteration.
2d. To establish the relations between drug-
gists, pharmaceutists, physicians and the people
at large, upon just principles, which shall pro-
mote the public welfare and tend to mutual
strength and advantage.
3d. To improve the science and art of pharma-
cy by diffusing scientific knowledge among apoth-
ecaries and druggists, fostering pharmaceutical
literature, developing talent, stimulating discov-
ery and invention, and encouraging home produc-
tion and manufacture in the several departments
of the drug business.
4th. To regulate the system of apprenticeship
and employment so as to prevent, as far as practi-
cable. The evils flowing from deficient training in
the responsible duties of preparing, dispensing
and selling medicines.
5. To suppress empyricism, and as much as
possible to restrict the dispensing and sale of
medicines to regularly educated druggists and
President : TheodoreKalb.,
1st Vice President : Edwin r.residence Swann.,
Recording Secretary : JamesMcBride.,
Corresponding Secretary : Eugene L.Massot.,
Treasurer : ThomasScott.,
Executive Committee.
EnnoSander, , ThomasTanton, , JosephMcCul-, , JamesMcBride, , Arthur T.Hollister.,
Committee on the Progress of Pharmacy.
AlexanderLeitch, , ThomasScott, , Hubert
Primm, , Edwin r.residence Swann, , Eugene L.Massot.,