Ghost Signs: Fox DeLuxe Beer

Although it lasted only just over a decade (1940-1951), Fox DeLuxe Beer is a legendary Chicago brew. “The Beer with an Ale Base” was a division of Peter Fox Brewing Company and had a ton of promotion when it was produced. It was even featured in Call Northside 777, a 1948 film starring Jimmy Stewart that was shot almost entirely in Chicago. You can also find a ton of vintage treasures with a Google search.

The following are known locations of Fox Deluxe Beer ghost signs in Chicago:

Interestingly, it started a second life five years ago by Oswego brewer Terry Richards.

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