PHILADELPHIA BLUE BOOK, 1890-91. It is not clear whether the recommendation includes beer. The extract of malt itself would not have contained alcohol.

Philadelphia, advertisement, Prospect Brewing Co., Hercules Malt Wind, bottled beer,sarsaparilla, N. 11th and Oxford, 1611-17 Mervine, 1890, Philadelphia Blue Book

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s