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by JimbobAK
Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 197
Views: 53766

Re: The Bottle Thread

Found my first Bitters Bottle! Super cool
by JimbobAK
Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 197
Views: 53766

Re: The Bottle Thread

I cant find anything about this old Druggist bottle online but I like anything that says Alaska on it:
by JimbobAK
Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 197
Views: 53766

Re: The Bottle Thread

I almost left this one but the irregular bottom made me keep it and it was fun looking it up. Pre-Prohibition whiskey bottle, the Bonnie Brothers were born in the mid-1800's. More than you ever want to know about there business here:
http://pre-prowhiskeymen.blogspot.com/2 ... er_29.html
by JimbobAK
Sun Dec 31, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Hello from AK
Replies: 6
Views: 939

Re: Hello from AK

We are fortunate up here, there are lots of diving opportunities on the road system and with a boat the possibilities are endless. We spend some time collecting tasty things to eat (spearfishing rockfish is fun, gathering scallops, etc.) and lots of time trying to find ancient treasures (bottles and...
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 197
Views: 53766

Re: The Bottle Thread

One of my favorite bottles so far, just a cool story and a great name. Total "snake oil", they claimed it could cure all kinds of things including cancer, tumors and deafness. It was about half full of some god-awful yellow crap when I found it (im sure it was partially the original wizard...
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 197
Views: 53766

Re: The Bottle Thread

Here is a weird one I found the other night, at first we thought it was some sort of pipe but it doesn't have any hole in the handle that I can see. Maybe a weird gravy bowl or something???
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Hello from AK
Replies: 6
Views: 939

Re: Hello from AK

I live in Ketchikan, have you been up here?
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Hello from AK
Replies: 6
Views: 939

Hello from AK

Been diving for a couple years, the latest obsession is old bottles and such that seem to take up most of our dive time now. I'm excited to have access to the knowledge and experience on here.