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By Gregg Smith

The most very important yet little-known points of early American historical past used to be beer's function within the founding of our state and its adolescence. The definitive account of beer's influence on humans and occasions that formed the delivery of a country will astonish readers

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Over the years business increased in proportion to the rapidly growing population of the town; Brouwers Street became a larger and larger quagmire. By the year 1657 the condition of the thoroughfare was intolerable. Implementing the easiest solution, the city fathers simply laid down stone paving and in the process created the first paved street in America. Proud of their accomplishment, they changed the name from Brouwers to Stone Street. To this day it exists under that name and runs between Broad and Whitehall.

Conduct business in a place that could provide creature comforts. So it was that in any area, the opening of the first tavern was greeted as a sign that business would soon be good. Increased business activity translated into more travelers, who of course placed money directly in the pocket of the tavern owner. Not surprisingly, colonial tavern keepers usually ranked among the area’s wealthier citizens. That was all the motivation needed for frontier entrepreneurs to line the paths leading west with taverns.

Would-be towns clamored for a tavern because they knew traveling merchants were more likely to 32 Beer Settles in A colonial ale house. conduct business in a place that could provide creature comforts. So it was that in any area, the opening of the first tavern was greeted as a sign that business would soon be good. Increased business activity translated into more travelers, who of course placed money directly in the pocket of the tavern owner. Not surprisingly, colonial tavern keepers usually ranked among the area’s wealthier citizens.

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