The Way We Were XIV Resch’s Brewery

The Way We Were XIV  Resch’s Brewery

Featured Image: ‘Advertisements for Resch’s Brewery ’: Taken from ‘Racehorses in Australia’ with paintings by Martin Stainforth; Edited by Dr W H Lang, Ken Austin and Dr Stewart McKay; published by Art in Australia Ltd. London: Constable & Co. 1922

The relationship between thoroughbred racing and alcohol consumption, especially beer drinking is a very long standing tradition in Australia. No doubt the Editors of ‘Racehorses in Australia’ would have complied!

The Way We Were XII Red White & Blue Whisky

The Way We Were XII    Red White & Blue Whisky

Featured Image: ‘Advertisements Red White & Blue Whisky of Orme, Kegwin & Co. Ltd. of Sydney’: Taken from ‘Racehorses in Australia’ with paintings by Martin Stainforth; Edited by Dr W H Lang, Ken Austin and Dr Stewart McKay; published by Art in Australia Ltd. London: Constable & Co. 1922

The relationship between thoroughbred racing and alcohol consumption is a very long standing tradition in Australia. No doubt the Editors of ‘Racehorses in Australia’ would have complied!

The Way We Were XI White Horse Whisky Cellar of Dalgety & Co.

The Way We Were XI     White Horse Whisky Cellar of Dalgety & Co.

Featured Image: ‘Advertisements White Horse Whisky Cellar of Dalgety & Co.’: Taken from ‘Racehorses in Australia’ with paintings by Martin Stainforth; Edited by Dr W H Lang, Ken Austin and Dr Stewart McKay; published by Art in Australia Ltd. London: Constable & Co. 1922

The relationship between thoroughbred racing and alcohol consumption is a very long standing tradition in Australia. No doubt the Editors of ‘Racehorses in Australia’ would have complied!

The Way We Were X Peapes & Potties

The Way We Were X      Peapes & Potties

Featured Image: ‘Advertisements for The House of Peapes & John Pottie & Sons’: Taken from ‘Racehorses in Australia’ with paintings by Martin Stainforth; Edited by Dr W H Lang, Ken Austin and Dr Stewart McKay; published by Art in Australia Ltd. London: Constable & Co. 1922

John Pottie has a great grandson who is a practicing veterinarian in Sydney today.

The Way We Were IX Art in Australia

The Way We Were IX     Art in Australia

Featured Image: ‘Art in Australia Magazine’: Taken from ‘Racehorses in Australia’ with paintings by Martin Stainforth; Edited by Dr W H Lang, Ken Austin and Dr Stewart McKay; published by Art in Australia Ltd. London: Constable & Co. 1922

It appears the Editors enjoyed a strong symbiotic relationship with the proprietors of the Art in Australia Magazine?