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GuntherHess

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It looks a little odd but I cant really tell you one way or the other.
That kind of stuff scares me unless I know where it came from.
 

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Everything looks right but the layout and the execution of the lettering itself. Back then, any sign man doing glue chipping was also good with a brush, but the lettering just ain't right on this sign. Maybe lettering wasn't this guy's thing. Tough call.
 

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Interesting observation on the lettering. Maybe it adds charm, though. [:D]
I agree with Lobey, too... but I have no clue... at the price it's at right now, I would by it period... wonder what his reserve is.
 

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Thanks for the replies and thoughts.
The lettering has me wondering also.
Here's a rare Hostetters sign .

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The original Hostetter's sign in the previous post is the only known example according to Jeff W. at American Bottles.
So , Richard Siri had several reproduced to share . Here's a pic of one of them .

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