Sunday, March 15, 2015

Ames Historical Society Lecture - March 26, 2015

George Judisch: Pharmacist and Philanthropist
Thursday, March 26th, 7pm     $3 Freewill donation
Presented by Shannon Bardole, Society researcher 

George Judisch was a prominent businessman in Ames beginning in the 1890s, owning a pharmacy on Main Street for more than 50 years.  In addition to serving the community through his business, he had an impact on Ames as a faculty member at Iowa State and as an early board member of civic institutions such as the hospital and library.  George's legacy also includes the positive publicity he brought to Ames through his involvement in state and national organizations.  

This is the next lecture in the Ames Historical Society's Annual Lecture Series.  Location: Ames City Auditorium, 520 Sixth Street, Ames, Iowa.