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CARMEN / KENTUCKY BOURBON / METTE&KANNE DIST'G.Co. (reverse arched) / ST.LOUIS MO. (reverse arched). Text is tsp on elaborate frosted panels and contains George Truog's signature, "GT".

         ID#: DKW196

A close-up of George Truog's signature, "GT"
Glass Category:Liquor advertising
Glass Type:Thin-walled shot
Label Type:Acid-etched
Edmonson:Not listed
City:St. Louis
Mette & Kanne Distilling Co. listed from 1868-1918.

Louis Mette and George Kanne were brothers-in-law (information courtesy Catharine M [Kanne] Gibson)

Brand names used by this company include: "Carmen", and "Crown Jewels."

Company name timeline:
Mette & Flacke (1868-1869), Mette & Kanne (1870-1892), Mette & Kanne Distilling Co. (1893-1918)

Address timeline:
613 N 2 nd (1868-1876), 403 N Main (1881-1918)

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