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Self-service and the Knight report, 74“81
advantages of, 156 Walgreen™s conflict with, 122“126
profitability of, 156, 161 University of Michigan, 18“19, 170“171
revolution, 152“159 Uzanne, Octave, 13
Servant, Dick Jr., 175“176
Sewell, Carl, 187 Valentine, William G., 24“25, 40“41, 99
Shank, Bill, 173, 178, 191, 204, 206 Velvet Club, 102
Sherman, John B., 11
Shopping centers, 160“161 WAG, 85
Sinclair, Upton, 12, 100 Wag™s (coffee shop), 182, 184
Soda fountain, 45“47, 66“68 sale to Marriott Corporation, 184
Spalding, Lyman, 17 Wal-Mart, 29, 221“222
Spanish-American War, 25“27 Walgreen, Charles III (Cork), 18, 63, 65,
Sparks, Fred, 85 121, 140, 144“145
Spiegel, Modie J., 150 and partnership with Fred Canning,
Spiegel™s catalog prescription drugs, 174“182
150“151, 222 as president, 167“192
Starshak, Alphonse, 52 at University of Michigan, 170
Stimson, Henry, 135 Walgreen, Charles Jr. (Chuck), 16“17, 31,
Stock market crash of 1929, 95“96 37, 44, 49“50, 57, 60, 70, 82“85, 107,
Store promotions, of the 1920s, 65 111“112, 119“122, 126“166, 177,
Stuart, Ron, 154 186
Sullivan, Louis, 10, 14 birth of, 37
Super stores, Walgreens, 114“116 as chief executive officer, 177, 186
as president, 127“166
Target, 221 Walgreen, Charles, Sr.
Taylor, Herbert J., 162 birth of, 2
Thorsen, Arthur C., 41, 51 and books, 60“61
Thrifty Drugstore, 155, 220 and bout with malaria and yellow fever,
Train, George Francis, 9 26“27
Two-minute drill, 39, 152, 154 childhood of, 1“5
Tyco, 201 and Christian Science, 127
death of, 126“129
early “drifting,” 5“7, 22“25
Unions, and Charles Walgreen Sr., 70
early investments, 38
United Drug Company, 102, 116, 133
first job, 5
University of Chicago
first job in Chicago, 22
and the Charles R. Walgreen
first pharmacy job, 6
Foundation for the Study of
and gambling, 24, 63
American Institutions, 125“126




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and Myrtle Norton, 30“40 fifth store, 53
passing Illinois State Board of Pharmacy first New York store, 83
examination, 25 first store, 29
as president, 37“127 first super store, 114
schooling of, 3, 5 in Florida, 114“115
and unions, 70 fourth store, 52“53
Walgreen, Edwin, 4 going public, 85“88
Walgreen, Kevin, 19, 210 in Mexico, 141“142
Walgreen, Mary Ann (Leslie), 111, in the Pentagon, 135“137
120“121 and post“World War II acquisitions and
Walgreen, Myrtle (Norton), 3, 5, 22, 23, mergers, 141“144
25“26, 30“41, 44, 49“50, 58, 69, in Puerto Rico, 142
92“93 second store, 41, 44“47
childhood of, 30“32 self-service stores, 151“159
and cooking at the lunch counter, 1,000th store, 191
49“50 third store, 45
meeting and marrying Charles Walgreens Health Initiatives, 225
Walgreen, 34“41 Walgreens Pharmacy Administration
Walgreen, Ruth, 37, 44, 50, 60 Seminar, 148“149
birth of, 37 Walker, Raymond E., 104
marriage to Justin Dart, 130 Walton, Sam, 29
Walgreen, as surname, 2 Ward, James E., 51“52, 78“79, 133
Walgreen Benefit Fund, 128 Waterman, Robert, 183
Watson, Thomas Jr., 44
Walgreen Company, start of, 71
Waupansa Club, 59“60
Walgreen Creed, 74“75
Welch, Jack, 203
Walgreen Profit Sharing Plan, 129
Winchell, Walter, 84
Walgreen World, 56
Window displays, 45, 78
Walgreens Agency system. See Agency
Wolfe, Hubert, 68
stores
World War II, 134“137
Walgreens brand products, 47“48,
World™s Columbian Exposition of 1893, 7,
105“109
13“14, 32
Walgreens drugstore
World™s Fair of 1933, 111“114
and accounting system change, 187“189
divestment of extraneous businesses,
Young, Lew, 183
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