Featured is an excellent porcelain stoneware syrup dispenser from the Grape Smash Soda. The dispenser has a slogan “It’s Delicious” on it. This dispenser would have been used in a soda fountain or pharmacy with a soda fountain around 1915.Details
Husemann Soda Water Tin Over Cardboard Sign
Circa 1930s Tin over Cardboard ( TOC ) Soda Sign from the Fred Husemann Soda Bottling Company in Red Bud, Illinois. Mr. Husemann was in business from approximately 1920 to 1960 in this town in Randolph County, IL. The Red Bud brand had many different soda labels produced over the years for the various syrups that Mr. Husemann sold from this business. There are also metal or tin signs advertising his Red Bud Brand of Sodas that are found from time to time for sale at various auctions. Red Bud is near Waterloo, Sparta, Evansville, Columbia, Belleville, New Athens, and Freeburg, IL.