Andrew Lohr Diecut Soda Advertising Sign, Cairo, IL

Circa 1900 era victorian Die-cut advertising cardboard sign from the Andrew Lohr Bottling Company in Cairo, IL. This company sold a ton of soda in this area and they were in business from shortly after the civil war until around 1900. There are many soda bottles and some beer bottles from this company that are all highly sought after. Some are more rare than others however, so the value varies tremendously.

Wards Orange Crush Syrup Dispenser

Circa 1910 Wards Orange Crush Syrup Dispenser. The Ward Brand was a very popular one in the early 1900s, and the also had a Lime and Lemon brand which have their own syrup dispensers. Syrup dispensers were used in soda fountains for years and today are highly collected. Dispensers with their original tops command the most money from collectors.