The Small Town Drugstore In Nebraska That’s One Of The Last Of Its Kind

The local drugstore used to be the center of the town. They tended to be more than just pharmacies; they sold limited general merchandise, and the really good ones had soda fountains. The fun fountains served up shakes and malts, phosphates, ice cream sundaes, and all kinds of other treats that were beloved by kids and adults alike.

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You can find Springfield Drug at 205 Main St, Springfield, NE 68059. Take a look at their website here.

The traditional drugstore with the soda fountain inside is increasingly a rarity these days. There are only a few smattered throughout the state. This one in Arapahoe is well-loved by residents and visitors alike.