I would like to buy or trade for these pieces - or
purchase comparable items.
Any of the "art deco nude" Arrow Beer posters done by
Zoe Mozert or Earl Moran (except the 26" x 16" re-issue at right). The
printed with a gloss finish on cardboard in a rough unfinished frame, without
glass, and measure approx. 36" high x 22" wide.
Any of the 1930s "Hop Gold" calendars done by
Earl Moran for the Star Brewery of
Any of the Acme signs done by pin-up artists
George Petty or
Alberto Vargas/Varga (see
Acme History page).
Gillco or Price Brothers glass signs or similar back-bar
lighted signs from any western brewery. "Bubblers" too!
Ball tap knobs from Apex, Hemrich's, Columbia - or Reinlander (shown
here), or from any other Washington brewery.
Rainier, reverse painted on glass (ROG) sign or signs from other Pacific
Also Rainier, tin-over cardboard (TOC) sign,
or signs from other NW breweries.
Trays from the
breweries I'm doing history on: esp. Bellingham Bay Brewery, Rainier (Seattle &
S.F.), Pacific, Olympia, Everett, Hemrich Brothers, Aberdeen, and Columbia - or any Washington State brewery for that matter!
"Horluck's Vienna Beer" enameled beer glass. And any older glass from
form WA breweries - especially a
"Hop Gold" from the Star or Interstate
Brewery of Vancouver, WA.
Also, a "Sicks'" footed pilsner beer glass
(right) - with
ribbon, and any other footed, enamel, pilsner beer glasses from the
Stoneware Beer bottles - especially the "Old Krug" from the Goebel Brewing Co. of
Early embossed beer bottles - like this Cooper & Conger St.
Louis Ale Brewery (left); the Denver Ale Brewing
(right); or Norton & Crawley XXX Ale from
Anderson, IN, etc.
Early Porter, Brown Stout, or Ale (soda style),
colored, squat blobs. Like this Swan Ale from SF (left); the Gibbons
Superior Ale from Buffalo; or the Blossom's Badger Ale
from Milwaukee (right).
Blob top Beer bottles of unusual color, shape, or full face
plus the following: