WOW!!!! Great write up of all that history. All your bottles are in excellent condition. I briefly started researching awhile back on how many soda's contained 'Lithia' in them. And I will have to add your 'Silver Seal' and 'Cheer Up'
Excellent posting !
Your collection is amazing.
Thank you iggyworf and HouTxSoda for the nice comments. It took a while to put all that together.
great info. I rarely would collect a c l 's , but as time go's by bottles from the 1930s ,40s and early 1950s ,are coming into there own .
I have only gone relic hunting once, and this was my fourth relic. I probably won't top this one unless I dig up a cannon, or Gen. Lee's golden spurs.
This is a general officers staff button. It...
Hi, I am still interested in any rizzo examples. Hutch, crown or acl. Its for a descendant of the bottler if that tugs on your heartstrings at all. Any hope?
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I'll take a pic with a quarter for size reference.
I dug these up at an old house site near Culpeper VA this march. (DIV XL. Anybody go to DIV on here?) Anyways, the house was built in the 1700s and most likely destroyed during the Civil War. I...
I am supposed to head that way again in six months. You bet I am heading back there! But first I am going to research the heck out of this computer about those bottles, and pray that he brings in a...
Here's the story on one Gilka bottle that would fit the time-frame of the archeological exploration (note the 1911 date on the foil seal). It's unlikely that this non-alcoholic version of kummel...
Awesome! I scan ebay regularly and never seen that one. Can't wait to see more pics. I hope it's a magic 3-1-3 bubble bottle!