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J. H. Novak

Joseph H. Novak ran Novak’s Pharmacy at 11 South Dubuque Street. He and his wife Elizabeth lived at 330 Church Street. According to the 1910 Census, they had a daughter named Margaret and a son named Joseph W. He was born about 1872 in Iowa.

The attached ad was published in the Iowa City Daily Press on May 21, 1907.


Hruska, “J. H. Novak,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed February 23, 2024,