1879-07-09 FARR OF POWERS & WEIGHTMAN

madreg60 Member Photo

Clipped by madreg60

1879-07-09 FARR OF POWERS & WEIGHTMAN - THE QUININE QUESTION. QUESTION QUESTION....
THE QUININE QUESTION. QUESTION QUESTION. QUESTION What th JLvgrji Ap tneeartea of Poliadeipnt Pintladeiphis Poliadeipnt Pintladeiphis Say. Say May. May Say. Say May. May Say. Say May. May Say. Say May. May PHILADELPHIA PKILADSLFIIIA PHILADELPHIA PKILADSLFIIIA July 8. 8 8. 8 Apothecaries 8.-Apothecaries 8.Apothecaries 8. Apothecaries 8.-Apothecaries 8.Apothecaries 8. Apothecaries 8.-Apothecaries 8.Apothecaries 8. Apothecaries 8.-Apothecaries 8.Apothecaries 8. are very apgrjr angry apgrjr angry at the charges of exorbitant prices lirices prices lirices for quinine made by Farr Fart Farr Fart of Powers Weightman and say that If he knew of any druggist celling ci'nchonida cinchonida ci'nchonida cinchonida the cheap cheap- cheap cheap- er Cr er Cr alkaloid for quinia qulzla quinia qulzla it was his duty romptly promptly romptly promptly to expose them. them them. them As for prices nstead Instead nstead Instead of .three three .three three cents a grain as Farr said hey they hey they answer through a committee it is not su'al sual usual su'al sual usual su'al sual usual nor customary .among among .among among retail rnggists druggists rnggists druggists of. of of. of this city to charge more ban than ban than one and a half and certainly ot over two cents per grain for quinine at bis this bis this present time. time time. time As wholesale rates of uinine Are now $3.50 3.50 350 $3.50 3.50 350 $3.50 3.50 350 per 'ounce ounce 'ounce ounce avoirdu- avoirdu avoirdu- avoirdu oliS each ounce containing 437 grains IB wholesale wholsiale wholesale wholsiale price per grain will readily be seen to be about three-quarters three quarters three-quarters three quarters three-quarters three quarters of a cent nd the profit from tm. tm from tm. tm from tm. tm selling at one and a alf to two cents will certainly leave a margin margin very far below the three orfourhun- orfourhun orfourhun- orfourhun red 'per per 'per per cent as asserted. asserted asserted. asserted The charge that we do not lower our prices even though le wholesale prices were reduced is also alse false alse false for our jpnces are optional with us ut influenced by a lively and keen competition. competition. 'L L 'L L THEQUININE the Augr-1 Augr 1 Augr-1 Augr 1 Augr-1 Augr 1 Apotherarlea it & it & druggistselllngcfnchpnida no not quinine pot. pot pot. pot 437f4 the and nd half or four hundred hundred per the prices but . , . , * . , . , , ' , ¬ - ¬ - , . , . , , , ' . . , . $ . ' - , , - , , ¬ - ' , . , , , > - . - . ' , ' _ - - . - . - . ' , - . . . , -

Clipped from The Atlanta Constitution09 Jul 1879, WedPage 1

The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Georgia)09 Jul 1879, WedPage 1
madreg60 Member Photo
  • 1879-07-09 FARR OF POWERS & WEIGHTMAN

    madreg60 – 09 Sep 2013

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in