The embossing on the base tells a lot of the story. I think I know the Coke in depth after reading this blog. Pepper because the doctor granted Morrison permission to marry Pepper's daughter, but the girl in question was only eight years old at the time that Morrison moved to Waco. New York and Pennsylvania have the majority of colored soda bottles from the early period. Pepper lived close to each other. In 1936, the company went to the swimsuit girl label. Lazenby and O'Hara introduced Dr Pepper to almost 20 million people attending the 1904 St.
Chris Here is the reply from the Collections Manager at the Dr. I know this because I am the person responsible for having it included back in the early 1970s. Name Theories about the origins of the soft drink's name abound. Bludwine: These 2 Bludwine bottles are not listed in the Georgia Crown Top Bottle book. I'm really not interested in any firstborns, lol, but we will work something out!! Look for items sold by Walmart. To see if ShippingPass is right for you, try a 30-day free trial.
Archived from on August 28, 2009. Since census takers at this time were walking from door to door, and these census entries are close to each other in the record, it appears that Morrison and this Dr. Around the same time, was acquired from Phillip Morris by the same investment company that bailed out Dr Pepper. Lazenby had also tasted the new drink and was thoroughly impressed, as well as mindful of the commercial possibilities of such a unique beverage. Click on or to view the portion of the Glossary Page that covers these subjects. I took a couple of pictures with my digital camera in less than ideal conditions - please forgive me Thanks in advance for your time. Dr Pepper's fame quickly spread throughout Waco and became such a local favorite that other fountain operators began buying the syrup and serving it to their own soda fountain patrons.
You may want to start there and see if there is someone who has records or historical info. Alderton suggested that Morrison and Lazenby develop the syrup further. Keep Watching, More to Come. At least 500 were produced and some 50 to 80 are still in circulation. For instance, I'm drinking a putrid bottle of Diet Pepper out of machine that is stamped 1209. Dallas, Texas: Dr Pepper Company. In addition, this site also assists the user with these questions: 3.
It's not a root beer, you get root beer by the score. If you are interested in identifying what a bottle was likely used for - i. For this website the distinction between the two categories is related to the varying time frames that different glass making techniques were used for for the two classes of bottles. Collecting Applied Color Label Soda Bottles. Dr Pepper was first nationally marketed in the United States in 1904, and is now also sold in Europe, Asia, North and South America, and Australia, as well as New Zealand and South Africa as an imported good. To test his new drink, he first offered it to store owner Wade Morrison, who also found it to his liking.
National exposure followed for Loren as she promoted the drink via radio, print, television, calendars, billboards, and personal appearances. Howdy's orange soda drink was a great success, so Grigg elected to flavor a drink with lemons and limes. It is weird that the logo would stray this far, so I'm still not sure. Archived from on October 16, 2012. Beyond that the book includes more information about historic bottle identification typology , bottle production, and more than can be summarized here. So Da Licious, Collecting Applied Color Label Soda Bottles.
Therefore, most European soft drink producers, including most Dr Pepper bottling plants, still use sugar to sweeten their products. Late 1880s: Morrison himself coins the name Dr. I found several behind an old house here in Texas several years ago, and have not been able to find out a whole lot about them. Use that page to get a feel for the structure of this website and to access any of the other web pages. It is a very cool bottle and an important find for the history of Seven-Up!! It is approximately 5 inches tall.
Department of the Interior, administers over 245 million surface acres of America's public lands, located primarily in 12 Western States including Alaska. Dr Pepper has been sold in since 1973 and is widely available in greater Tokyo, Okinawa and parts of the , where it is distributed by local Coca-Cola bottlers. Soft drink ads were plentiful and even before seeing or owning the actual bottles, I was aware of the label and packaging designs, and how the designs changed from year to year. For instance in the European Union, high fructose corn syrup is subject to a. After finding the vintage bottles in the Evanston garage, I set out to find examples of as many design and label variations as I could.
In those days, pharmacies often doubled as soda fountains, and Alderton was known for trying different flavor combinations rather than simply pouring the usual fruit options. Dr Pepper ad from 1913. A Pepsi-Cola serving tray circa 1940s My fascination with brand design started with the. No matter how small the order or how far it needs to go, ShippingPass provides unlimited nationwide shipping. Many bottles shown on this website are not shown or listed anywhere else.