Velvet Beer Charger, Terre Haute Brewing Co., Circa 1900


This is a large metal advertising charger sign from the Terre Haute, Indiana Brewing Company, advertising their Velvet Beer brand. Velvet later became Champagne Velvet, and was brewed for many years as their top seller. Circa 1903.

Falstaff Beer Dublin Style Cereal Beverage Tin Sign, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1920

Falstaff Dublin Style Cereal Beverage Tin Sign, Falstaff Brewery, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1920’s

This is a great prohibition era tin sign from the Falstaff Brewing Company in St. Louis, MO for their Dublin Style Cereal Beverage. Cereal beverages were replacement for beer when prohibition started, but were very weak sellers, probably because they did not taste good.

Anheuser Busch Budweiser, Grape Bouquet, Malt Syrup Cardboard Signs. Circa 1915

Anheuser-Busch Pre-Prohibition Cardboard Hanging Signs, Budweiser, Grape Bouquet, Ginger Ale, Malt Syrup. Circa 1915

Here are four early cardboard hanging signs advertising Budweiser Beer, Malt Syrup, Grape Bouquet, and AB’s Ginger Ale, all from just before the Prohibition time period, circa 1915.

Schotts Old Lager Meyercord Beer Sign, Schott Brewing Co, Highland, IL. Circa 1930's

Schotts Old Lager Meyercord Beer Sign, Schott Brewery, Highland, IL. Circa 1930’s

Rare Meyercord Wood Sign from the Schott Brewery in Highland, Illinois, circa late 1930’s. The Schott brewery was originally called the Highland Brewery before Prohibition. The Schott family was involved in the production of soda in the late 1800’s at the same time they owned the brewery.

Stern Brau Reverse on Glass Sign, Star Peerless Brewing Co, Belleville, IL. Circa 1940's

Stern Brau Reverse on Glass Advertising Sign, Star-Peerless Brewery, Belleville, IL. Circa 1930’s

Rare Stern Brau Reverse on Glass beer sign made by the Star-Peerless Brewery in Belleville, Illinois, circa late 1930’s. Sign reads “Few as Good, None Better”.

Hyde Park 75 Tin over Cardboard Beer Sign, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1952

Hyde Park 75 Beer Tin over Cardboard Sign, Hyde Park Brewery, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1952

Rare Hyde Park 75 brand beer tin over cardboard advertising sign from the early 1950’s for this short lived brand out of St. Louis, MO. The 75 brand was introduced to commemorate the breweries 75 years in business and was targeted with female drinkers.

Heim Brewery Celluloid Bottle Beer Hand Mirror, East St. Louis, IL

Heim Brewery Bottle Beer Celluloid Hand Mirror, East St. Louis, IL. Circa 1900

Celluloid Pocket Mirror Pre-Prohibition Pocket Mirror, East St. Louis, IL advertising Heim Bottle Beer. Circa 1900

Anheuser-Busch Stoneware Syrup Dispenser, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1910

Anheuser-Busch Stoneware Syrup Dispenser 5 cents, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1906

Pictured is a stoneware syrup dispenser with a brass nozzle advertising Anheuser-Busch beverages for 5 cents. Circa 1905. This may have been used for their Malt Nutrine drink possibly which was a pre-prohibition era and prohibition era drink put out by the brewery.

Heim Brewery Reverse on Glass Beer Corner Sign, East St. Louis, IL. Circa 1905

Heim Beer, Brewed in East St. Louis Reverse on Glass Corner Sign. Circa 1905

This Reverse-on-Glass Corner Sign is from the Heim Brewery in East St. Louis, IL, Circa 1905. The sign’s glass is reverse painted red with brilliant gold lettering outlined in black and reads, “Heim Beer Made in East St. Louis.”

Heim's Select Brewery Beer Serving Tray 1910

Heim Select Beer Metal Serving Tray, Heim Brewery, E. St. Louis, IL – Kansas City, MO. Circa 1910

This is a early metal serving tray advertising the Heim Select Beer brand which claims it is the “The Best Table Beer”. The Heim Brewery was in East St. Louis, IL & in Kansas City, MO. The East St. Louis location was the first, but one of the brothers moved to KC and started the second location in the 1890’s.