A Prescription for Beer

Christian Heurich Brewing Company advertisement in the Washington Times - June 24th, 1904
Christian Heurich Brewing Company advertisement in the Washington Times – June 24th, 1904

Who wouldn’t want a doctor to prescribe them beer? What an excellent doctor, promoting the “appetizing, nourishing, strengthening, and general upbuilding results” of delicious beer.

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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