Item: Carling - Kuntz Breweries Limited serving tray
Date: 1936 - 1940
How obtained: Flea Market (Barrie, ON)
Details: This tray is not in the best condition as you can see in the image. However, I picked it up very cheap at a flea market in Barrie, ON and it fits nicely into my collection.
The inner part of the tray reads:
Black Label Lager
Carling's decal (rubbed off)
Carling's Red Cap (w/ Red Cap logo)
1927 - Carling became The Carling Breweries Ltd.
1930 - Carling became a member of Canadian Breweries Ltd.
1936 - London, Ontario plant continued until 1936 when it became Carling - Kuntz Breweries Ltd. and operations were transferred to the Waterloo brewery of the former Kuntz Brewing Co.
1940 - Named changed from Carling - Kuntz Breweries to Carling Breweries Ltd.