IT is currently up on ebay but was wondering if anyone has ever come across this bottle .
CINCINNATI 1876 ROOT BEER (one side)
JOHN HELMKE 32 MONROE ST NEW YORK
It is from the lower east side in New York City
the link to the auction can be found here ...
I found this bottle quite some time ago, and have been unable to turn up any additional info on it.
It is embossed across the front with "Sammis & Hertz, Hampstead L.I" and on the back it has "Cream Soda."
I can't even seem to find the location of Hampstead. Other than a town in New York named...
Just received the newest bottle in my collection, a Pilgrim Bros. and Co. torpedo bottle from Hamilton Ontario. I bought this at the last MapleLeaf Auction for 100.00$ plus plus. The other new one that I picked up at the last Toronto bottle show in April is a Challand Jenks blob top bowling pin...