Patent No. 1170839A: Barley Or Rice Huller

Today in 1916, US Patent 1170839 A was issued, an invention of John J. Molloy, for his “Barley or Rice Huller.” There’s no Abstract, although in the description it includes this summary: This invention relates to grain hullers and particularly to barley and rice pearlers. It is an...

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Beer In Ads #1814: Thomas Jefferson — “Father Of The Declaration Of Independence”

Saturday’s ad is for Budweiser, from 1915, No. 7 in a series they did in 1914-15 called “Framers of the Constitution of the U.S.A.” The seventh one features Thomas Jefferson, and tells the story of Jefferson and writing the Declaration of Independence along with some platitudes on...

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Historic Beer Birthday: Morton Coutts

Saturday’s ad is for Budweiser, from 1915, No. 7 in a series they did in 1914-15 called “Framers of the Constitution of the U.S.A.” The seventh one features Thomas Jefferson, and tells the story of Jefferson and writing the Declaration of Independence along with some platitudes on...

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Patent No. 4802344A: Portable Cooler For Beverage Kegs

Saturday’s ad is for Budweiser, from 1915, No. 7 in a series they did in 1914-15 called “Framers of the Constitution of the U.S.A.” The seventh one features Thomas Jefferson, and tells the story of Jefferson and writing the Declaration of Independence along with some platitudes on...

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Patent No. 3302660A: Tapping Valve For Beer Keg

Today in 1967, US Patent 3302660 A was issued, an invention of Baron F. Haag, for his “Tapping Valve For Beer Keg.” There’s no Abstract, although in the description it includes this summary: This invention relates to an improved valve. More specifically, it relates to an improved valve...

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Patent No. D4641S: Design For Molds For Lager-Beer Glasses

Today in 1967, US Patent 3302660 A was issued, an invention of Baron F. Haag, for his “Tapping Valve For Beer Keg.” There’s no Abstract, although in the description it includes this summary: This invention relates to an improved valve. More specifically, it relates to an improved valve...

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Beer In Ads #1813: John Hancock — “Father Of The Revolution”

Today in 1967, US Patent 3302660 A was issued, an invention of Baron F. Haag, for his “Tapping Valve For Beer Keg.” There’s no Abstract, although in the description it includes this summary: This invention relates to an improved valve. More specifically, it relates to an improved valve...

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Bistro Double IPA Winners 2016

Today in 1967, US Patent 3302660 A was issued, an invention of Baron F. Haag, for his “Tapping Valve For Beer Keg.” There’s no Abstract, although in the description it includes this summary: This invention relates to an improved valve. More specifically, it relates to an improved valve...

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Patent No. 123390A: Improvement In Beer And Water Coolers

Today in 1967, US Patent 3302660 A was issued, an invention of Baron F. Haag, for his “Tapping Valve For Beer Keg.” There’s no Abstract, although in the description it includes this summary: This invention relates to an improved valve. More specifically, it relates to an improved valve...

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Beer In Ads #1812: Benjamin Franklin — “Father Of American Diplomacy”

Friday’s ad is for Budweiser, from 1915, No. 6 in a series they did in 1914-15 called “Framers of the Constitution of the U.S.A.” The sixth one features John Hancock, and tells the story of Hancock and his contributions to American Independence, and even his indirect help with the...

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