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Entries from January 2009

The Cornelius Ambassador

January 28th, 2009 · 3 Comments

A Coca-Cola Lighted Dome Pre-Mix Soda Fountain Dispenser
The Cornelius Ambassador was a lightweight pre-mix soft drink dispenser with a modern look that was made by The Cornelius Company in the late 1960s. It offered an optional dome that lit up and displayed the Coca-Cola slogan, “Things go better with Coke” that also served as a [...]

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Tags: Coca-Cola · Soda Fountain & Dispensers · Soda Vending Machines

Coca-Cola Paper Cups

January 26th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Dixie Produces Paper Cups for Coke, Tab and Sprite
The trend in soda vending machines throughout the 1960s was to serve up pre-mixed soft drinks in paper cups, rather than dispensing them in bottles or cans. Machines that dispensed soft drinks in paper cups were popular at places of business, clubs and in schools. But the [...]

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Tags: Antique Advertising · Coca-Cola · Dixie Company · Vintage Cups Glasses & Mugs

The 1950’s Vendo Standard Milk Vendor

January 23rd, 2009 · 23 Comments

Vendo Milk Vendor
The Vendo Milk Vendor was manufactured by The Vendo Co. in the 1950’s. It uses a lot of the same parts as the V-80 and 81 soda machines as well as having the same shape. This machine was not intended for large volume, but rather was classified as a small to mid-size machine [...]

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Tags: Antique Advertising · Drink Dispensers · Vendo

Vendo V-83 Soda Vending Machine

January 14th, 2009 · 25 Comments

Like all other Vendos, it was made exclusively for the Coca-Cola Company and was produced from 1946 to 1955. There were more of this model machine made among upright Vendos, than any other machine up until 1960.

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Tags: Antique Advertising · Coca Cola Vending Machine · Coca-Cola · Coca-Cola Advertising · Soda Vending Machines · The Cola-Cola Company · The Vendo Company

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