City Dispensary

1874 - ~1912: Centre Market Building
391 Plane Street
100-106 William Street

Existed before 1874 and after 1940

 

From: Social Services Directory of Newark 1912

Over City Market, Broad Street and the Canal. Fills prescriptions of City Physicians free. Hours, 9 AM to 5 PM, Saturdays, 9 AM to 12 PM, Sundays, 10 AM to 12 PM, Surgical, daily 12 PM except Sundays. Diseases of Children, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 10 AM. Diseases of the skin, Tuesdays and Fridays, 9:30 AM. Diseases of women, Tuesdays and Fridays, 3 P:M. Diseases of men, Mondays and Thursdays 10 AM. Diseases of the nose and throat, Mondays and Thursdays 11 AM. Dental, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 1 PM. Tuberculosis examination, Mondays and Wednesdays, 3 PM. Vaccination of school children is done in the schools, nursery children, etc., at any time.