If hit by a probe as you suggest, I would say more like bad luck than over-enthusisam. If you've run a probe, you know that even with the gentlest of touch, that style of bottle will not...
Likely made in 1965 by the Clarion, Pennsylvania plant. That OI logo was instituted in 1954, but it took a while for the plants to pick it up, so I doubt it is 1955 but could be wrong.
Anybody recognize this one? I'd appreciate some help on the year, too. I recently found a large number of bottles in the same area, and they ranged from around 1910 to the 1970's.
RCO thanks for posting that one! I have not seen it before, I was unaware Blackwoods Beverages had a distibutionship in Yorkton....usually one associates Blackwoods with Winnipeg.
Yup same guy, friendly enough...I had contacted him at the beginning of September and told him I'd take the bottle, kept sending him polite reminders.
Oh well..lol, onto the next :)
Hey congrats on the bottle!...very interesting indeed.
I remember those bottles! Used to drink pop from the "stubbies" as a kid in the 70's. Phased them out in the 80's here as they went to plastic bottles. Haven't seen one of these in 30 years and I do...