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COMMODORE'S ROYAL (arched) / * O.K. * (reverse arched). (Words are sandwiched between two frosted circle outlines; at center is a monogram J&Co. in red letters) / OLD BOURBON (reverse arched).

         ID#: DKW180

Glass Category:Liquor advertising
Glass Type:Thin-walled shot, 13 ground flutes around base
Label Type:White and red-etched
Dimensions:2-3/16" x 1-7/8" x 1-7/16"
Edmonson:HSG, p. vii, entry #4
E C Jörgensen & Co. listed from 1877-1905.

This glass must date to 1902-1905 (see Thomas, WBO)

Business originally Marx & Jörgensen. Daniele Marx began business then partnered with Emil C. Jörgensen in 1877. They were wholesalers and retailers. In 1902, Daniele Marx sold out and the Company became E C Jörgensen & Co, with Carl F Batholoma (Vice President) and Max Fleischauer (Secretary), the latter two being silent partners to whom Marx has sold his share of the business. The business was sold in 1905.

Brand names used by this company include: "Commodores Royal O. K.."

Company name timeline:
Daniele Marx (?), Marx & Jörgensen (1877-1901), E C Jörgensen & Co. (1902-1905).

Address timeline:
28 N Front St. (?-1887), 210 3rd St. (1889-1905)

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