2018 Issues

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 29 No. 1 | January – February 2018 | No. 235    (Mailed 12 December 2017)

Features: Snowflake Whiskey: What’s in a Name? Steve Abbott 14 Jamaica Champagne Beer Eric McGuire 24 On the Trail of the Elusive L.R. Comstock, A Third Swing Tod von Mechow 32 Vaseline Glass Goes to War Jack Sullivan 58

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s CornerGetting Ready for the Cleveland National 38 FOHBC 2018 Cleveland National Info Packet 39 Lost & Found 60 Virtual Museum News 63 Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2016-2018 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC 2018-2020 Candidates | Elections FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 Membership Directory 67 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Application 72

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 29 No. 2 | March – April 2018 | No. 236    (Mailed 15 February 2018)

Features: Rufus Webb Was Master of Louisiana ‘Gators and Whiskey Jack Sullivan 14 Monumental Mistake Due to a Grave Error Jack Klotz 22 The Bottles and Advertising of George Benz Steve Ketcham 28 The Revenue Stamps that saved the United States from Bankruptcy Allan T. Pollard 38

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s CornerLost & Found 60 Virtual Museum News 63 Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2016-2018 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 Membership Directory 67 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Application 72

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 29 No. 3 | May – June 2018 | No. 237    (Mailed 16 April 2018)

Features: Soyer’s Perfect Sauce Alan DeMaison 16 The Five F’s of Privy Digging and why Digging Teams Sometimes Fail Jeff Mihalik 22 George W. Meredith – Orphan Boy to Whiskey Millionaire Jack Sullivan 29 Alphons Dryfoos’ Wald Koenig Bitters and an amazing bottle design patent Ferdinand Meyer V 38 Jacobs Cabin Tonic Bitters Tom Haunton 49 The South Pittsburg Bottling Company Charles D. Head 54

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s Corner 5 Dave Maryo Tribute 10 By the numbers: Nearly 20,000 Hutchinson bottles recorded Bill Baab 12 Tom Haunton’s New Book Bill Baab 48 Lost & Found 58 Virtual Museum News 63 Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2016-2018 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 Membership Directory 67 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Application 72

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 29 No. 4 | July – August 2018 | No. 238    (Mailed 14 June 2018)

Features: The Arcade Hotel Shoofly Steve Abbott 16 The Rat Steve Abbott 18 A Look Into Cleveland Elizabeth Lacy 22 From Goldheim’s Bitters to Phillip Lobe & Son, Three Generations of a Jewish family in the Liquor Business Susan Helen Adler 28 Digging in Ohio Eric McGuire 38 Zack Baer Interview Jeff Mihalik 43 History of Killing Worms: McLane Zack Baer 43 Obsessed with Arkansas Saloons James Childers 50

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s CornerReview: New Mexico soda bottler’s life is detailed in historical book Bill Baab 10 Review: New Mexico Hutchinsons not just another book Bill Baab 11 Review: Collectors won’t believe numbers of ‘Show Me’ State’s bottles, jugs Bill Baab 12 Augusta Brewing Company’s Flagship Beers: Belles of Georgia, Carolina, Florida Bill Baab 13 Sealed with a Kiss British bottle Reviewb 42 Lost & Found 60 Virtual Museum News 63 Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2016-2018 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 Membership Directory 67 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Application 72