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FAMO (fancy large block letters in red with black outline and curlicue embellishments) / . HAND MADE . / . SOUR MASH . (two lines in black) / WHISKEY (red with black outlines). A yellow medal appears at right. It has grain stalks in the background and a black border enclosing text that reads HAND MADE / SOUR MASH / Famo (slanted script) / KENTUCKY / BOURBON

         ID#: DKW128

Glass Category:Liquor advertising
Glass Type:Thin-walled shot
Label Type:Enamel transfer on side, gold border
Edmonson:Not listed
City:St. Joseph
Brand Registration:1905
Simon Binswanger listed from 1894-1918.

Originally Ehrman & Binswanger, but split in 1892 or 1893 and Ehrman moved to another location.

Brand names used by this company include: "Blue Valley", "Famo", "Hambletonian", "Imperial Club", "Kentucky Run", "Melvin Pure Malt", "Paradise Club Rye", "Rockford", "Suburban", "Uncle Abe", and "Village Belle."

Company name timeline:
Simon Binswanger (1894-1899), Simon Binswanger & Bro. (1900-1912), Simon Binswanger & Bro. Wholesale Liquor Co. (1918)

Address timeline:
208 Edmond (1894-1902), 109-111 S 3 rd (1904-1918)

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