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 very interesting historical self-framed tin sign from the MK Goetz Brewery in Saint Joseph, MO depicting one of their employees, Jerry. Jerry was thought to be a mythical figure, but after some research was done a few years ago apparently Jerry was an employee who was very warmly regarded by the Brewery owners, and as a result, after working for them for years he was awarded a sign in his memory as a result. This sign shows Jerry clearly enjoying a glass of Goetz Beer, perhaps their famous Country Club brand? Circa 1910, an era called Pre-Prohibition to many historians and collectors alike.