60 – Blood Pressure & Brassieres

When was the last time you had your blood pressure checked?  Did you know that the Salem Apothecary can check your blood pressure anytime?  Blood pressure checks are a service the Salem Apothecary has been offering at #3 Lyon Block since our doors opened in 1985.  Although the recommendations for what constitutes high blood pressure…

59 – Women in History Month

March is Women in History Month.  The blogs thus far have been filled with many many strong women that have influence me and/or #3 Lyon Block.  I have talked about Dess Rudder here before as a pioneer in Pharmacy for women.  I have talked about my mentor, Carol Mahuron as the kind of woman and…

57 – The Moose is Loose

We have had the Christmas Moose gracing the front window to promote the winter season and more recently to advertise our support for the Lady Lions run for the State Basketball Tournament.  Now the Moose is suited up in support of the Lions as they begin their pursuit of a sectional Title.  The Christmas Moose…

55 – Basketball & Balance: Congratulations Lady Lions!

Congratulations to the Salem Lady Lions on their great Regional Wins this weekend!  The Lady Lions didn’t just win the Regional, they dominated the Charlestown Regional!  They play so well together as a team and are also great players individually.  There is every reason to think they will bring home another great win this weekend…

54 – Old Time Cash Registers and The One Price Plan

Can anyone remember having their prescriptions rung up on the old girl in the picture?  The Salem Apothecary used this cash register at the soda fountain in the early years, but it was probably last used in the pharmacy before the Apples’ Drugs remodel of 1967.  It still makes that lovely cash register bell ring…