Malvaz Malt Tonic

Oh, it's not beer, despite coming from Monarch Brewing--it's just a healthy Malt Tonic!

As this site says of a similar brand from the same period: "the concoction—actually just simple beer with the addition of honey—was advertised as a 'liquid food' for the treatment of various ailments, from insomnia to 'old age' to 'expectant motherhood.'"





Posted By: Paul - Mon Sep 18, 2017
Category: Advertising, 1930s, Alcohol





Comments
There are non-alcoholic malt brews often called malta, but judging from "internal revenue tax paid" on the label, this isn't one of them.
Posted by ges on 09/18/17 at 10:09 PM