Monday’s ad is for Schaefer Beer, “first produced in New York City during 1842 by the F. & M. Schaefer Brewing Company.” This ad, from the 1940s, features American actress and singer Virginia Bruce, who apparently likes to garden to relax, and beer when she’s thirsty, especially Schaefer, and she spouts the common tagline of that time period, “Finest beer I ever tasted.”
Archives for September 11, 2018
Today is the 57th birthday of Geno Acevedo, head brewer and co-owner of El Toro Brewing in Morgan Hill, California. Geno makes one of my favorite Oatmeal Stouts, along with many other fine beers. Join me in wishing Geno a very happy birthday.