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59. Author interview with Cork Walgreen, July 10, 2003.
60. From Walgreen Co.™s videotape of the tribute to Cork Walgreen III on his re-
tirement, 1998.
61. Author interview with Dan Jorndt, October 23, 2002.
62. Abbey, Walgreens: Celebrating 100 Years, 60.
63. Author interview with Cork Walgreen, July 10, 2003.
64. Ibid.
65. Author interview with David Bernauer, June 19, 2003.
66. Author interview with Dan Jorndt, October 23, 2002.
67. Author interview with Cork Walgreen, July 10, 2003.




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APA. See American Pharmaceutical
Abbey, Marilyn, 146, 168, 178, 224
Association
Adkins, Delbert, 118“119
Arnoult, Mike, 179“180
Advertising, 77“78, 100, 109“111,
140“141, 158
Baekeland, Leo Hendrik, 29
Agency stores, 103“105, 184“185
Ball, Lucille, 84
Albertson™s grocery store, 217
Beck, Joe, 149
AMA. See American Medical
Benton, William, 125
Association
Berlin, Frank, 68
American Medical Association (AMA),
Bernauer, David, 54, 77, 148, 159, 167
146“147
as chief executive officer, 216“223,
American Pharmaceutical Association
225“226
(APA), 17
education and early career, 218“219
Andersen, Arthur, 100“101, 173
as president, 216
A&P (grocery store), 80“81, 153



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Blood, Isaac W., 27“29, 35, 36, 37, 40 Coca-Cola, 47, 79
Borg, “Beno,” 112, 166 Collins, Jim (Good to Great), 169, 171,
Bosi, Vivian, 137 185“186, 195, 203, 207, 212
Brewer, Tom, 162“163 Competition with bargain stores, 149“151
Brinkley, David, 135“136 Computerization, 189“191
Brookhart, Smith, 89 Conway, Charles, 201
Brown, John, 174, 188 Corky™s (fast-food restaurant), 143,
Brunner, Vern, 174, 180 182“183
Burnham, Daniel, 13 closing of, 183
Byrd, Richard E., Admiral, 118, 127, Corrupt cigar buyer, 129“130
129, 131 Coulson, Ivar “Pop,” 66“68, 73, 90, 155,
184
Cadavers, in medical education, 19“20 Counter-servicing, 146“147
Calumet Country Club, 60 Coven, Robert, 126
Campbell, Cecil, 143 Cronland, Anna Louise, 2
Canning, Fred, 174“182, 192, 194, 197, 203 Cuba, war in, 25“27
as president, 194 Customer service, 71“73, 88, 187
Capone, Al, 63, 69 CVS Pharmacy, 198, 220“221
Carrier, Willis, 29
Chain Store Review, 86“88, 89 Danner, Caleb, 39, 88
Chain stores, 75“76, 88“92 Dart, Justin, 130“134, 194
Charters, Alexander, 92 and conflict with Chuck Walgreen,
Chicago, Illinois, 7“14, 22“25, 27“30, 132“134
43“66, 111“114 marriage to Ruth Walgreen, 130
first Walgreens drugstore in the Loop, 66 publicity stunts of, 131“132
first Walgreens drugstores in the South Displeased customers, handling, 71“72
Side, 29 Dixon, Illinois, 4“5, 92“93, 117“118
Great Fire of, 9“10 Dixon Business College, 5
pollution of, 12 Dixonia, 64
rise of Walgreens drugstores in, 43“83 Dixonia II, 168
in the Roaring Twenties, 61“65 Dot-com craze, 199
stockyards of, 11“12 Drucker, Peter, 54
World™s Fair of 1933, 111“114 Drug Emporium, 199
Chief executive officer of Walgreen Drug Store News, 85“86
Company
Chuck Walgreen, 177, 186 Eckerd, Jack, 195
Cork Walgreen, 177, 186 Eckerd Corporation, 195, 198, 220
Dan Jorndt, 195“216 Einstein, Albert, 29
David Bernauer, 216“223, 225“226 Elson, Bob, 110“111




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Elson, Charles, 110 Holmes, Dr. (aka Herman Mudgett),
Employee relations, 69“71 14“15, 18, 20“21, 38
Evergreen Plaza, in Chicago, 160 Home Depot, 217
Hoover, Herbert, 96, 125
Fair Store, 160 Horton, David, 6
Fair Trade Acts, 102 Hot lunch program, 45
Federal Trade Commission (FTC), 89“90 Humphrey, Hubert Horatio, 105
Federated Drug Company, 102 Hunter, Chuck, 174, 187“189
FedEx, 39, 189 Hutchins, Robert Maynard, 123“125, 128
Ferris, George, 14
Fishbein, Morris, 146 I.B. Countryman General Store, 5
Food and Drug Administration (FDA), 12, IBM, 39, 44
57 Ice cream, Walgreens super-rich, 47“48,
Ford, Henry, 29, 73, 109 184
Four-way test, 162 Iltis, Russell P., 104“105
Franklin, Ben, 16“17 ImClone, 201
Frederick II, Emperor, 16 Intercom, 174, 189“191
FTC. See Federal Trade Commission
Jeuck, John, 173
Geiger, Marie, 57 John Nickerson and Company, 101“102,
General Electric, 203 115
Gilbert, N.C., Dr., 51 Johnson, Nancy, 48
Global Crossing, 207 Jones, Malcolm, 14
Globe (discount department store) Jorndt, Daniel, 7, 10, 30, 74, 77, 148,
acquisition of, 142“143 164“166, 172, 177, 179“181,
closing of, 183“184 186“187, 189“190, 192
Goldfish giveaway, 65, 69 education and early career of, 195“196
Goldstine, Harry, 52, 76, 100, 133 as president, of Walgreen Company,
Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company. 194“195
See A&P Journal of the American Medical Association
Great Depression, 95“126 (JAMA), 146“147
economizing during, 98“101
profits during, 97“98, 111“117 Kennedy, John F., 142
Growth, Walgreen philosophy, 86 Klein, Frederick, 108
Kmart, 201
Harrison Narcotic Act of 1914, 17 Knight, Robert Greenwell, 75“82, 91, 100,
Harvey, Paul, 26 114, 116“117, 133, 141, 155, 188
Hazelwood estate, 92“93, 117“119 Knight report, 74“81
Herring, James P., 155“157 Kodak, 59, 79




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Kozlowski, Dennis, 201 Miller, Donald, 9“11
Kraiss, Glenn, 174, 176, 214 Mom-and-pop stores, helping, 101“105
Morgan, John, 16“17
Kresge, Sebastian S., 29
Morris, Charlie, 99
Kroc, Ray, 29, 179
Krogers (grocery store), 153, 198, 221
National Association of Chain Drug
Stores, 103, 120
Lacaud, Julio, 141
National Recovery Act (NRA), 103, 111
Larson, Erik (Devil in the White City),
Nelson, Lindsey, 110
11“14, 18
Nepotism, 209“210
Law, D.H., Dr., 5“6
New York, first Walgreens drugstore in, 83
LIFO (last in, first out) accounting system,
New York Stock Exchange, 85
188“189
Nickerson report, 91“92
Liggett, Louis Kroh, 102
Northern Illinois Normal School, 4
Liggett™s Drugstore, 68, 116, 133, 220
Norton, Ichabod, 31
Long, Huey, 88
Norton, Lucille, 122“126
Lunch counter, 45, 49“50
Norton, Nellie, 30“32
Lynch, Florence, 77
Norton, Paul, 32“35, 122
Nuyttens, George, 154
Mail-order prescription drugs, 150“151
Nuyttens, Jack, 154
Manager
autonomy, 72, 79
Olofsson, Carl Magnus, 2
importance of, 54“55, 87
Olofsson, Sven, 2
intelligence of, 69
Olson, Ellen, 2
Marriage
One-cent sale, 65
of Charles Walgreen and Myrtle
One-hour photo finishing, 213“214
Norton, 37
Osco Drugstore, 158
of Chuck Walgreen and Mary Ann
Otis, Elisha Graves, 11
Leslie, 111, 120“121
Oveian, John, 84“85
of Ruth Walgreen and Justin Dart, 130
Owl Drugstore, 133
Marshall Field and Company, 75
McCarty, Arlene, 137“138
Pape, Joseph, 85
McDonald™s, 29, 39, 44, 159, 179
Paul H. Davis and Company, 115“116
McKenney, Ruth, 84
Pay telephones, in Walgreens, 45“46
McKillop, Bob, 148“149
Peau Doux brand, 106
McKinsey, James O., 75
Pendergrast, Mark, 21
Medill, Joseph, 10
Pentagon, Walgreens in, 135“137
MediMart (drugstore), acquisition of, 198
The Pepper Pod, 3, 56“59, 71, 77, 85, 97,
Mexico, expansion in, 141“142
113, 131“132, 141, 150, 156
Milkshakes, origin of, 67“69




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Peters, Tom, 44, 183 Radio advertising, 140
Phar-More (drugstore), 199 Ramirez, Andres F., 142
Pharmacies Reagan, Ronald, 4, 118
and Age of Enlightenment, 16 Rein, Jeff, as president of Walgreen
and the Dark Ages, 16 Company, 224
origins of, 15“18 Rennebohm™s drugstore, acquisition of,
and the Renaissance, 16 198
Pharmacists, and 40“hour week, 144“145 Reuckert, Elmer E., 82“83
Pharmacy practice Rexall Drugstore, 133
heart of Walgreens, 146 Riemenschneider, Robert H., 100
professionalization of, 18 Rio, Illinois, 2“5
three tenets of, 16 Rite Aid (drugstore), 198, 220“221
Phillips, Maggie, 3 Robin Hood™s (restaurant), 143, 182,
Piggly Wiggly grocery store, 152“153, 154, 184
157, 160 Rock River, 4
Pine-boards, 102“103 Rockefeller, John D., 102
Plummer, Russell, 85 Roosevelt, Franklin Delano, 96“98, 125,
Po-Do golf balls, 107“109 136
Post“World War II Roosevelt, Theodore, 12, 25
economic boom, 140 Rose, Robert, 223
expansion, 141“144 Rosenfeld, Samuel, 22
store remodeling, 141 Rubino, John, 105, 178, 182, 184
Potato salad sandwich, 154 Rubloff, Arthur, 160
Prescott, Albert, 18“19 Russell Stover Candies, 106
Presidency, of Walgreen Company,
Charles (Cork) Walgreen III, Sanborns (department store), acquisition
167“192 of, 141, 142, 182
Charles (Chuck) Walgreen Jr., 127“166 Sandburg, Carl, 118, 126
Charles Walgreen Sr., 37“127 Sargent, Ezekiel H., 80
Dan Jorndt, 194“195 Sargent™s, 80
David Bernauer, 216 Saunders, Clarence, 152“153
Fred Canning, 194 Sav-On (drugstore), 155“156, 157, 178
Jeff Rein, 224 Schaffner, Lester, 69
Private-label products. See Walgreens Schembechler, Bo, 181
brand products Schmitt, Robert, 143, 159
Procter & Gamble, 79 Schmitt, Roland G., 51, 55, 133, 143,
Prohibition, 62“65, 111, 120 159
Schnuck™s (grocery store), 182“183
Quantum leap, 210“211 Schramm-Johnson, 90


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