Featured is a rather interesting tin sign from the Old Crow Sour Mash Whiskey Brand, made by the W.A. Gaines Company. The W. A. Gaines Company started in 1868 in downtown Frankfort, Kentucky and remained in business until the start of prohibition. The use of rats crawling over the sour mash whiskey bottle baffles me,…Details
This reverse on glass advertising clock is from the Ferdinand Westheimer and Sons Distillery, located in Saint Joseph, Missouri and Cincinnati, Ohio. This clock is a reverse on glass style and is one of the prettiest clocks I have seen from the 1900 era. The Red Top featured prominently on the clock might have been tied into the Red Top Ale beer brand, also out of Cincinnati perhaps?