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The 64-Year Saga of Vicks

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In 1905, Lunsford Richardson, a Greensboro druggist, went into business to sell his own medicines. He called his company Vick Family Remedies Company; in 1960, the name was changed to Richardson-Merrell, Inc. Under Richardson, and later his son Smith, the company expanded to eleven U.S. and eighteen foreign plants of a $340 million enterprise.
We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 27 Issue 11, Nov 1969, p156-157, 229, il, por