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Vintage Prohibition Whiskey Prescription Pharmacy Medical Alcohol Rx for Roy Young in St. Louis, Mo 3/7/1932 Drug Store Speakeasy Bar

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Antique St. Louis, Missouri Pharmacy Speakeasy PROHIBITION Whiskey PRESCRIPTION Medicinal Liquor 1 Pint for Roy Young at the Forest Park Hotel on 3/7/1932...

Here's an authentic Original National Prohibition Whiskey Prescription Form ( Orig. White Form not pink Duplicate Form). This White form was to be forwarded by the Druggist to the office of the Supervisor of permits before the tenth day of the ensuing month.... This was printed by U. S. Treasury Department, Bureau of Industrial Alcohol, and is a Prescription Form for Medicinal Liquor. This was issued under the authority of the National Prohibition Act, as printed at bottom of Rx...

When you hold this up to the light (pic #3) you can see "PROHIBITION" printed, watermarked in the paper, and the Treasury Seal in Latin in the center, and informative directions on back...
The Medicine prescription is for 1 PiNT of SPTS. FRUMENTI, which is the Latin Pharmacy term for WHISKEY, and directions are or look like 1 1/2 TEASPOONFULS EVERY 3 HRS..... (in Pharmaceutical Lingo).....This was a way of getting whiskey, liquor, during the prohibition days by having your Doctor prescribe it for medicinal purposes... (Dr. ? in this one)

The Rx was prescribed on March 7, 1932 and it's written for or looks like Roy Young, Forest Park Hotel, St. Louis, Mo... It was filled by Pharmacist Samuel Lurtch, at Forest Park Pharmacy on 45 N. Euclid Ave., St. Louis, Missouri ...

The Rx measures 5 1/2" x 4 1/2" and in great shape for its age, slight crease or fold marks,,.......

A nice addition to your apothecary, Stamp, Genealogy, pharmacopeia, alcoholics anonymous collection, Roaring 20's, Al Capone collection, Art Deco barware, Speakeasy, bootleg, Office, Kitchen, Bar, liquor control board, Internal Revenue, Wine, Whiskey, Beer, etc......

Also a great Graduation, Christmas, or birthday gift to a Medical Student, Pharmacist, Druggist, Nurse, Doctor, bartender, Winery, Distillery etc.......

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