1915 Emil Brick, Owner Horn Sample Room Bar, Buffalo Erie County NY
Printed on this original vintage business card: "Emil Brick, Proprietor of Horn Sample Room, Choice Wines, Liquors and Cigars, Hot and Cold Lunch, 1216 William St. Corner Pine, Buffalo, N.Y." Buffalo, is in Erie County, New York. The address has been changed on card, to "116" and "Corner Pine" is crossed off.
Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Emil Brick in the 1870 United States Federal Census
Age in 1870: 3
Birth Year: abt 1867
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1870: Buffalo Ward 5, Erie County, New York
Household Members: Name, Age
Anton Brick 40 father
Theresia Brick 34 mother
W.H. Brick 15
Theresia Brick 12
Esthe Brick 7 (Esther Brick?)
Nicholaus Brick 5
Emil Brick 3
Charle Brick 1/12 (Charles Brick?)
Emil C Brick in the 1910 United States Federal Census
Age in 1910: 44
Birth Year: abt 1866
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1910: Buffalo Ward 5, Erie, New York
Street: Pine Street (as mentioned on this card!)
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth L Brick (Elizabeth Brick)
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Years Married: 7
Household Members: Name Age
Emil C. Brick 44
Elizabeth L. Brick 29 wife
Minnie Winters 30 (Sister in Law)
Emil Brick in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Residence Year: 1915
Street address: 146 William St.
Residence Place: Buffalo, New York
Publication Title: Buffalo New York City Directory, 1915
This prohibition era card has a Union printing label, and was printed in Buffalo. The back has a funny novelty doctors prescription, which basically ends in the suggestion to go to Emil Brick's fine place, and have the bartender fix you up!
Definition of sample room: A room in which samples are displayed; especially a hotel room where salespeople display their merchandise for the inspection of buyers for retail stores.
This original old vintage business card is wonderful. It has rounded corners. This would have been Emil's personal advertising business card for his Buffalo NY area liquor, beer, tavern, bar or pub related business. This family has German ties, and this is a one of a kind item.
Size: 3.25 by 2 inches
Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)
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