Friends of Malton Museum – January Lecture

Wednesday 16th January 2019
The Development of Victorian Chemists Shops
By Dr Mike Pitt
Volunteer Chemist, Beck Isle Museum Pickering.

“Why were there no chemist’s shops as we know them before 1820 but many hundreds only 5 years later?
Why do you seldom find a chemist in a Chemists Shop?
How did our ancestors choose the best medicine when they did not know the cause of a disease?”

The Library, Malton School, Middlecave Road, Malton, YO17 7NH
Time: 7:30 pm

Admission: Friends FOC, Visitors, are very welcome, £3.00.

If you have not yet become a Friend of Malton Museum and would like to attend, a call to 01653 691262 or email to [email protected] advising you would like to attend would be much appreciated

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