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Vol. 30 No. 4 | July – August 2019 | No. 244    (Mailed 20 June 2019)

The Getting Ready for Augusta Issue

Features: Dr. William H. Tutt, Fervent Patriot, Prominent Pharmacist, Politician Bill Baab 22 School Hall of Fame next stop for Dr. Tutt Bill Baab 26 The Grass Valley Soda Factory Eric McGuire 44 My Spring Bottle Show Tour Elizabeth Lacy 54

Vignettes: Shards of Wisdom 4 History’s Corner 5 Georgia glass works designed amber S.C. Dispensary flask Bill Baab 12 Buck & Rayner’s Mineral Waters from Chicago Clint Powell 14 The Bill & Bea Baab Collection at the Augusta Museum of History Bill Baab 17 Wendell Short – A Life Well Lived Wendi Short & Jerry McCann 18 Proposed Changes to the FOHBC Bylaws 27 Augusta Event Pages 28 Jim Healy Comes Through Again 32 Augusta Brewing Company wasn’t first in the city, but it was the last before Prohibition Bill Baab 34 How the collecting hobby started with help from the California Gold Rush Bill Baab 39 The Antique Bottle Collecting Hobby: the When, Where, Why and Who Bill Baab 41 Virtual Museum News Richard Siri 42 Spring waters popular with thirsty Augustans Bill Baab 43 A.R. Cox & A. Scheidt Breweries of Norristown Pa. David C. Hess 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 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 FOHBC Show-Biz, Show Calendar Listings 68 New Members 70 Membership Benefits 71 Individual & Affiliated Club Application & Information 72