Featured is an amazing Reverse on Glass sign from the Besley Brewing Company Brewery which was in Waukegan, Illinois outside Chicago prior to prohibition. This particular ROG sign might be one of the many brewery signs which were found unfinished in the Western Sandblasting Company find of the 1980’s. I am not sure however. The…Details
This is a colorful Tin-Over-Cardboard sign advertising Alpen Brau beer in bottles, Circa 1940. The Columbia Brewing Company in St. Louis, MO produced Alpen Brau both before and after prohibition. The Alpen Brau brand was one of the areas most popular sellers while it was brewed. The Columbia Brewery was started in 1891 and eventually was bought out in 1948 by the Falstaff Brewing Company, also based in St. Louis. Even though the brand was a big seller, the Falstaff Brewery discontinued the Alpen Brau brand shortly after their purchase of the Columbia Brewing Company.