Monday, February 18, 2008

Old Heidelberg

From Exit 133 ('96 PG alum Derek Young), news that the remnant letters on the old Heidelberg brewery downtown have been removed in advance of the building's demolition. Tacomans remember well this brewery from its heyday (1900-1979), and older alums likely drank a Heidelberg or two, perhaps from their keg-shaped stubby bottles? Another piece of Tacoma history fades away.