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April 2020 - added three Upjohn handouts, a Home Drug Reference Guide, Pharmaceutical Industry Key Facts and The True Story of Vitamins to the Publications section. Added a Nuprin Suspension bottle. Added a Motrin IB clock, Kaopectate shirt, Cortef blotter and a couple of pens to the Advertising items page.

March 2020 - added 4 more old products from the Carol Orris collection. Added 4 mugs.  Added a vitamin display ad and a Rockwell print to a Carol Orris page.

February 2020 - added a photo of a 30-year service anniversary set of pewter goblets and a tankard. Added a Tin City softball jacket.

January 2020 - added a 1951 publicity handout "A Tour Through the Upjohn Company". Added an outdoor jacket. Added a mortar and pestle. Added a chlorodyne bottle (Upjohn's most addictive product).

December 2019 - added a new fun fact. Added a group photo of Control Achievement Award winners in 1988. Added Bone Phosphates and Gonadogen to the Products page. Added a Medrol ruler and a Sales Academy cooler to the Advertising Items page.

November 2019 - added a page about Brook Lodge during the 1950s.

October 2019 - updated the service anniversary awards page.  Added a page on the ACS Steroid Chemistry Award Ceremony in May at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. Added a couple of advertising items, an ASGROW Seed Company tape measure and a detailed casting of a pharmacist. Added a 1977 Job Opportunity Bulletin. Added a large scrapbook from Brook Lodge.

September 2019 - Added a page on the models used in the late 1940s for the initial Building 41 production layout. Added my letter of acceptance and first paycheck. Added a half-dozen advertising items. Added a 1910 photo of an Upjohn baseball team. Added a couple of products. Added a 1959 Catalog.

August 2019 - Added all 1946, 1947 and 1948 issues of Upjohn News that had been missing. Added a 1986 article about the Upjohn Centennial in the magazine Encore. Added a couple of products. Added a 1956 catalog. Added a handout from a 1979 presentation by Pete Parrish titled "You and Your People".  Added a couple of Christmas cards. Added a recruiting handout "What is a Medical Technologist". Added a 1998 Outpatient Product List. Added a company get-well card. Added a 1991 Detroit News article "Family Ties".

July 2019 - Added a 16-page Working Safely handout. Updated the photos of my personal collection. Added photos of Opium, Solu B and Super D Perles bottles on the Upjohn Products page. Added photos of the newest cabinet for my Upjohn collection. Added 7 more historic products recently acquired by Carol Orris. Added further definition about the different eras for service recognition items. Added a Pauline Wherly story on one of the Control pages.

June 2019 - Added a link to the American Chemical Society site for the National Historic Landmark Award to Kalamazoo for steroid chemistry at The Upjohn Company from 1950 to 1990. Added a page on a 1958 explosion in Tin City. Added a signed and framed pic from the Motrin IB introduction.  Added a crystal bowl at the bottom of the Service Awards page. Added a Rogaine demonstration package. Added a centennial frisbie. Added an Albacillin cap. Added a Rogaine mug. Added Calomel and Soda, and Cathartic Vegetable product bottles. Added a new fun fact.

May 2019 - Added a page on Brook Lodge blankets.  Added a page on Special Formula products. Added a Upjohn-embossed IV bottle at the bottom of the Other Photos page. Added a page showing Walt Disney's visit in 1964. Added two more cigarette lighters. Added a new international menu photo. Added a paper clip holder on the office supplies page.

 

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