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08-30-2012, 03:13 PM
I picked up a J.W. Graham here in Alabama. Not sure if it's from here or someplace else. Anyone know what state or city this bottle is from? I'll post pic soon as I get one.

08-31-2012, 03:56 PM
Hi'ya Jerry,

Here's a possibility:

"Mt Clemens Milk Station Mt Clemens Mich Detroit Creamery Co owners JW Graham manager Yearly receipts of milk 1,250,000 lbs Outfit consists of 4 800 gal milk vats 1 ice vat 40 10 gal can capacity 1 ice vat 10 10 gal can capacity 1 water heater Condition of building good and clean thoroughly sanitary of apparatus good clean and thoroughly sterilized of surroundings good with extra good drainage Average test of milk 3.5 per cent Number of patrons 27 Market ships milk and cream to Detroit Cools in ice tank to 40 F" Michigan Dairy Commission, 1903. (http://books.google.com/books?id=eaQSAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA119&lpg=PA119&dq=%22J.W.+Graham%22+dairy+milk+bottle&source=bl&ots=HbNM8io2nN&sig=juEpQh3n753RBJB8hHBKCT1QqnU&hl=en#v=onepage&q&f=false)

http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/milk-garland.jpg From. (http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/115895)

09-06-2012, 11:45 AM
Thanks! I appreciate that bit of information!!