• Creator
  • University Pharmacies, Inc.
  • Created Date
  • 1919
  • Description
  • University Pharmacies, Inc. of Seattle writes to Washington State Senator Miles Poindexter to express their opposition to the Volstead Act. They write that as pharmacists, "alcohol is as necessary to the legitimate practice of Pharmacy as is the sunshine to the plan of the Universe." They write, "should the entire population be deprived of necessary medication in order that a few misguided individuals may not secure these medicines and use the... more
    University Pharmacies, Inc. of Seattle writes to Washington State Senator Miles Poindexter to express their opposition to the Volstead Act. They write that as pharmacists, "alcohol is as necessary to the legitimate practice of Pharmacy as is the sunshine to the plan of the Universe." They write, "should the entire population be deprived of necessary medication in order that a few misguided individuals may not secure these medicines and use them as a beverage?" They also ask that Poindexter vote against this bill in Congress. less
  • Format
  • text
    Letter (correspondence)
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2013