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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0077
CATEGORY   Business, Retail
SUBCATEGORY   Drugstore/Pharmacy
TITLE   Harkin's Drug Company
DESCRIPTION   Exterior view of Harkin's Drug Company in Refugio, Texas located next to the Superior Beauty Shop and below the office of Dr. E. P. Zarsky, physician and surgeon. Two men and a woman stand in front of the doorway of the drugstore. In addition to typical drugstore items such as medicines and magazines, this store also sold clocks, jewelry, Majestic radios, sodas, and Grisham's ice cream. Note the sign on the curb "Reserved for our curb service".
SUBJECT   Architecture. (lcsh)
Commercial buildings. (lcsh)
Drugstores. (lcsh)
Pharmacists. (lctgm)
Sales personnel. (lctgm)
United States--Texas--Refugio. (lcsh)