Shown is a beautiful tin sign from the brewers of Budweiser, Anheuser-Busch, featuring their prohibition era drink called Bevo. This sign comes in a couple of varieties, one featuring a 5 cent slogan, and this one which does not include the bottle price on the piece. Anheuser Busch survived through the dark days of prohibition…Details
This is a unique lighted sign from the Star Peerless Brewery in Belleville, Illinois advertising their flagship Oltimer brand of premium beer. Circa 1940’s. The slogan “Taste The Difference” was used commonly by this brand in their advertisement pieces. The Star Peerless brewery later was bought out by Carling and became the Stag Brewery in this town. Lighted signs were hung inside of taverns and were very popular before neon signs became more commonplace.