2020 Issues

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 31 No. 1 | January – February 2020 | No. 247    (Mailed 20 December 2019)

Features: Celebrating the 11th Hour – John Van Buskirk & David Henry Ray Komoroski 16 Shards of Glory – Part III Jeff Mahalik 28 Julius Goldbaum – Arizona’s Pioneer Whiskey Man Jack Sullivan 38 Mystery Solved! Who and What is Hetra? Susan R. Arthur 44 Collectors to Mount Drive for John Ryan Memorial Paul Chance 48 Wholesale Liquor Business – Harold Schmidt Steve Lang 52 NuGrape – A flavor you can’t forget Mike H. Brown 56 

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s Corner 5 Open House at the Fletcher’s Bill Baab 12 Virtual Museum News 22, FOHBC National – Reno Shootout Information 24 Oldest Message in a bottle ever discovered Rob Green 34 Preserving the Past Jenn Hurley 54 Lost & Found 62  Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2018-2020 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Directory 70 Membership Application 72

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 31 No. 2 | March – April 2020 | No. 248    (Mailed 20 February 2020)

Features: The Preacher and his Bottles David Kyle Rakes 16 Klee and Coleman Steve Lang 28 Moore’s Revealed Remedy Eric McGuire 38 Precious Vessels fit for a Queen Gayle Syers, Elizabeth & Frank Creech 50 Summer Diggin – Havin some fun… Mark Wiseman 54 

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s Corner 5 How Bleeding Kansas wound up on a Peppersauce Bottle Jeff Eastland 14 Kansas Territory Bottle and Postcard Show Hutchinson, Kansas Mark Law 18 Virtual Museum News 20 Oklahoma Bottles – Dose Glasses & Crock Jugs Bill Baab 34 Preserving the Past Jenn Hurley 46 Rareities turn Collectors Green with envy Alan Blakeman 48 Lost & Found 62  Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2018-2020 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Directory 70 Membership Application 72

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 31 No. 3 | May – June 2020 | No. 249    (Mailed on 28 April 2020)

Features: Florida’s Earliest Soda Bottlers David Kyle Rakes 14 Summer Reno’s “Fight of the Century” and Pepper Whiskey Jack Sullivan 30 The Hobby Loses Another Great One – Mark Vuono Jim Bender 38 Electric Bitters and Electrified Ginger Ale: Were they really “Zapped” or was it just more Quackery? Ken Previtali 52

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s Corner 5 Columbus’ John Ryan Branch Opened Earlier Than Thought Bill Baab 12 Meet Steve Kehrer Ferdinand Meyer V 18 Kiefer’s City Soda Works, The Small World of Bottlers in Indianapolis Steve Lang 26  American Bottle Auctions (ABA) Steve Abbott 42 Barkhouse Bros. & Co. Gold Dust Kentucky Bourbon Ferdinand Meyer V 48 Virtual Museum News 56 Preserving the Past Jenn Hurley 58 Lost & Found 62 Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2018-2020 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Directory 70 Membership Application 72

Bottles and Extras

Vol. 31 No. 4 | July – August 2020 | No. 250     (Mailed on 26 June 2020)

Features: The Swengel Dairy Company, Seymour, Indiana Cody Wayt 10 The R. M. Rose Co. Distillers Yesterday and Today Bill Johnson 16 Nevada’s Desert Shrine to the Lowly Beer Bottle Jack Sullivan 22 Killer Bottles – Several Georgia sodas from Augusta, Savannah fit the bill David Kyle Rakes 32 “J.M. Lindsey and his World Renown Blood Searcher” Zack Baer 38 Jimmy the Pup and I go Digging Mark C. Wiseman 56

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s Corner 5 Virtual Museum News 28 Reno 2020 Cancellation Announcement 51 Preserving the Past Jenn Hurley 52 Lost & Found 62 Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2018-2020 2 President’s Message 3 FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 Membership Directory 70 Membership Application 72