schweppervescence! Eleven Schweppes Ads From The 1950s and 60s

Johann Jacob Schweppe founded the Schweppes Company in Geneva in 1783 to sell carbonated water. Nine years later he moved to London to continue the business.

In 1969 Schweppes merged with Cadbury to form Cadbury Schweppes. The company was broken up in 2008 and the beverage company famous for its ginger ale, bitter lemon and tonic water (the oldest soft drink in the world) became owned by Dr Pepper Snapple Group.

Scweppes October 1954

October 1954



Scweppes 1956




Schweppes December 1953

December 1953



Schweppes 1961




Schweppes 1953



Schweppes 1952


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