"James A. Walkup, M'OO, a graduate
in pharmacy, died February 4 in
San Antonio, Texas, at the age of
ninety-four. The San Antonio
Express says that when he retired
at age eighty-nine he was the oldest
practicing pharmacist in the United
States, and received a congratulatory
letter from President Johnson.
Mr. Walkup told a reporter that
the only time he missed from work
in seventy years was for fishing and
He's mentioned as working for the Meadowbrook Drug Company in Fort Worth in an alumni newsletter from 1951. I haven't been able to find anything from him before that though, so not sure where he would have been when this bottle was used.