More reason for beer

How do we get ahold of this agent?

Ad from a local newspaper, June 1910.



about 14 years ago

Nursing moms, heh.


about 14 years ago

"hop tonic and barley nutriment"=fucking brilliant.

Love it.


about 14 years ago

This is definetley an area of opportunity for breweries!


about 14 years ago

I'm not missing the humor, but still want to point out that women can drink a little while breastfeeding. It's not the same as drinking while pregnant:

"Since current research does not show that occasional use (1-2 drinks) of alcohol is harmful to the nursing baby, La Leche League continues to support the opinion that occasional use of alcohol in limited amounts is compatible with breastfeeding."

Alcohol and Motherhood


about 14 years ago

No wonder I'm so healthy!


about 14 years ago

The alcohol industry fought back against the temperance movement by marketing booze as something to drink for your health, not for intoxication.  I wonder if it was as "wink wink" then as the current fight against cannabis prohibition via medical marijuana?

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