This spectacular self framed tin sign from the Indianapolis Brewing Company was put out to commemorate the breweries award winning success at the St. Louis 1904 Worlds Fair event. This metal sign has an image of a goddess like creature with a building which is possible the fine arts building and certainly shows the…Details
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. Anheuser-Busch was very proactive in preparing for the potential implementation of prohibition, and started selling products besides beer in order to survive. 3 of the 4 signs here were all developed for that very purpose, and allowed the company to stay in business during the 13 years prohibition lasted. The largest selling product AB made during this time period was Bevo, another non-alcoholic cereal beverage.