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Token - James E Pepper

Token - James E Pepper -  obverseToken - James E Pepper -  reverse

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Features

Country * Tokens * (United States - Advertising Tokens)
Type Token
Currency Advertising Tokens
Diameter 22 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑

Obverse

Lettering:
JAMES E PEPPER
BORN WITH THE REPUBLIC
EST. 1780

Reverse

Lettering:
JAMES E PEPPER
THE CHOICE
OF GENERATION
AFTER GENERATION
EST. 1780

Edge

Smooth

Comments

James E. Pepper: Was His Whiskey Revolutionary?

James Pepper of Lexington, Kentucky, claimed that his whiskey could be dated to the year 1780,  smack in the midst of the American Revolutionary War.   His grandfather, Elijah Pepper, sometimes was credited with beginning the first distillery in Kentucky,  a claim that might have been disputed by others but never by his grandson.   As a result, as shown below,  Pepper’s merchandising, including signs, trays and tokens, that stress the Nation’s first war.  http://pre-prowhiskeymen.blogspot.com/2012/09/james-e-pepper-was-his-whiskey.html

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