Here’s an early lithographic print from the Old Forester Brand of Whisky, stating “Guarding A Good Thing in Arizona”. This print is circa 1910, and from the pre-prohibition era. The Brown and Forman Company was a Louisville, KY based whiskey distiller.Details
Pictured is a beautiful red stoneware handled whiskey jug from Conrad Meng’s Saloon in Freeburg, Illinois. Circa 1900. Conrad Meng owned a saloon or tavern but also owned a General Merchandise Grocery store in Freeburg, Illinois around 1895-1915. This particular jug is a souvenir with a paper label thanking the recipient as a Christmas Greeting and a Happy New Year. The other side has a paper label also.