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No. 130 July - August 2004

Cover
Spoetzl Brewery Tank Room and El Pasco Tray

Features
Spoetzl: The Little Texas Brewery that could John Smallshaw 4
Down in El Pasco: Bottles of the El Pasco Brewing Association and Surviving Prohibition Bill Lockhart 22

Vignettes
Lager Legends: Rudolph Heger of Jefferson Wisconsin Stan Galloway 11
Fabulous Finds: Walter Brewing Company of Pueblo, Colorado Letterheads Stan Galloway 12
Brew City Advertising Show: A Milwaukee Tradition for 24 Years Brian Maloney 13
Pictures from the Past 18
A Brief Russian Beer Trip: Beware of Bad Beer at High Prices Angel Gonzalez 20

Departments
Back Roads
The World of Beer Edward W. Johnson 29
Upcoming Breweriana Events 31
ABA Exchange Reports 32
The Brewery Browse 33
ABA Coaster Source Scott Reich 36
ABA Label Source Shannon King 37

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ABA Awards for Excellence in 2004 Len Chylack 2
John A. Grier: Welcome to the New ABA Journal Editor Stan Galloway 3







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