Lancaster, PA.
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This was the retail outlet for the product of Scheaffer's distillery, which was located on six blocks away on E King St.

The company used the brand names:
"Golden Rod", and "Jacob F. Sheaffer Pure Rye."

Business name timeline:
Jacob F Sheaffer

Address timeline:
3 N Duke (1886), 15 Penn Sq. (1888-1892)

Business category timeline (abbreviations decoded below):

Years that company appeared in directories
Years directories were consulted
Lancaster directory notes

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Appearance in directories:
1886, 1888, 1890, 1892

Directories consulted:
1859, 1868, 1871, 1873, 1875, 1877, 1879, 1882, 1884, 1886, 1888, 1890, 1892, 1899, 1903, 1905, 1907, 1909, 1913, 1916, 1917, 1919

Lancaster directory notes:
V= Wine & Liquor (Wholesale), V-R = Wine & Liquor (Retail), W = Whiskey (Wholesale), L = Liquors (Wholesale) D = Distiller, DA = distiller's agent

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