2 Chattanooga Brewing Co. Advertising Pennants, Rief's Tripure & Reif's Special. 1st item – Framed blue felt pennant reading "Reif's Tripure Beverages Sold Here. Ask For Them" with an image of the drink. Pennant measures 29" H. Framed – 37 5/8" H x 14 3/4" W. 2nd item – Framed blue felt pennant reading "We Want You to Know Reif's Special is not a Compound" with an image of the drink. Pennant measures 29" H. Framed – 37 5/8" H x 14 3/4" W. Both Early 20th century. History: Reif's Special was a drink made by The Purity Extract & Tonic Company of Chattanooga, TN and named after one of the owners Charles Reif. Mr. Reif was also the one of the owners of The Chattanooga Brewing Company. At this time in TN history, the state was beginning to enforce its own Prohibition laws, and The Chattanooga Brewing Company owners decided to open The Purity Extract & Tonic Company as a way to diversify its business. Provenance: George Love Estate, Chattanooga, TN. Condition: Both overall very good condition.
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