Sedalia Democrat: Smith was one of Sedalia’s first pharmacists

Sedalia Democrat: Smith was one of Sedalia’s first pharmacists

by Rhonda Chalfant - Contributing Columnist

In 1882, the writer of the History of Pettis County identified East Sedalia by saying, “There is no part of the city more deserving of special mention.” The location of the Missouri Pacific shops and the Missouri, Kansas, and Texas shops, saw mill and lumber yard, a second lumber yard, a number of stores and meat markets, two public schools, and two churches. About 3000 people lived in East Sedalia.... [Read more at the Sedalia Democrat]