Blatz Beer -- Hank Marino, champion bowler, Blatz Beer advertisement and many more old magazine scans from [c21de] RetroGrafix's photostream on flickr.
Valentine Blatz opened his brewery in 1851. By 1900, Blatz was Milwaukee's third-largest brewery.The Blatz Brewery was forced to close in 1959, and the Blatz label was sold to Pabst Brewing Company. Heileman purchased the Blatz label in 1969 after Pabst's anti-trust problems. In 1996, Stroh's bought Heileman, continuing most of their production. Read more at beercollections.com.