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Vol. 31 No. 5 | September – October 2020 | No. 251     (Mailed on 07 August 2020)

Features: Ingredients in Pontiled Medicine Bottles Burt Robbins 16 George Waterman Chelsey: Sacramento and San Francisco Whiskey Dealer Steve Abbott 22 Ruddick’s Dairy in Seymour, Indiana  Cody Wayt 30 Windowsill Bottles – Reflections on a Collection David Kyle Rakes 38 Bottle Trademark Identification, A Key to the Past Mike Polak 42 Warner History Update Michael Seeliger 52

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom History’s CornerBitters Bottles Supplement 2 Bill Ham 7 FOHBC 2020 Hall of Fame Recipient – Willy Van den Bossche 8 New Historical Bottling Museum Open in Silsbee Texas Bill Baab 10 Preserving the Past – Tending The Garden Jenn Hurley 14 Nearly a Half-Century of Friendship with Teal not Nearly Long Enough Bill Baab 34 Virtual Museum News 48 Lost & Found 62 Member Photo Gallery 64

Departments: Table of Contents 1 FOHBC Officer Listing 2020-2021 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