G & W Straight Bourbon Whiskey Advertisement

In Banter by Patrick "Pops" Garrett4 Comments

Today’s featured Bourbon ad is for G & W Straight Bourbon Whiskey circa 1936. 

Take a close look at the bottles in the ad. Notice anything odd? Here’s a link to learn more about the distiller Gooderham and Worts. Come back and share your thoughts in the comments section.

G & W Straight Bourbon Whiskey Ad 1936

 

 

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Comments

  1. Bourbon from Canada? Just sounds wrong. Very, very wrong.

  2. First two bottles, bottled in Detroit, Mi then on to Canada…I’m from up north…didn’t know Detroit ever bottled Bourbon, but then I was much younger.

  3. It was not till 1964 that a resolution of the U.S. Congress declared bourbon to be a “distinctive product of the United States.”

  4. CANADA!!! Canadian Bourbon, that is something i wasn’t expecting. But it was 1936.

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