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
Central Brewing Company, Lithographic Calendar, E. St. Louis, IL 1903
1903 Advertising lithographic calendar from the Central Brewing Company in East Saint Louis, Illinois. This month’s calendar came from a set of 12 months each with their own version of the brewery on the respective monthly page. The Central Brewery was in competition with the Heim Brewing Company in the same town and the Griesedieck Western Brewery and Star Breweries right up the hill in Belleville, IL, both in St. Clair County Illinois during pr- prohibition times. The Central Brewery made Paragon and Victor beer along with their Central Lager and Central Bock brands.