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Beer baron Adolphus Busch and his partners build the Lone Star Brewery in San Antonio, which was the first large mechanized brewery in Texas.
The Lone Star Brewery produces its first beer, which included the Buck, Erlanger, Cabinet, Alamo and Standard labels.
After seven years of planning and construction, the present state capitol in Austin is dedicated on April 21, San Jacinto Day. The statue of the Goddess of Liberty on the top of the building is actually holding a Lone Star in her hand!
The Lone Star Brewery outgrows its original wooden structure, so built nine brick buildings at Jones Avenue that it operated until Prohibition.
The Lone Star Brewery is closed due to prohibition.
End of Prohibition. The Lone Star Brewery re-opens!
The first time Lone Star Beer is brewed, based on a premium formula developed by Peter Kreil of Munich Germany. The National Beer of Texas is born!
The Lone Star Brewing Company goes public on September 2nd and the stock is oversubscribed on the first day of the offering. Many confused would-be stockholders go to local bars to buy their "share" of Lone Star Beer.
Dwight D. Eisenhower becomes the first Texas-born President of the United States. Voters all over Texas toast with an ice-cold Lone Star beer.
Lone Star introduces a “Certified Premium Quality” theme and spiffy new label.
By this time, the Lone Star Brewery is considered the world’s most beautiful brewery. It smells really nice, too.
Lone Star Brewing Company’s annual sales exceed 1 million barrels, helping Texas become one of the leading states in the production of beer.
Lone Star Brewery is acquired by Olympia Brewing Company of Tumwater, Washington.
Lone Star is acquired again. This time by G. Heileman Brewing Company of LaCrosse, Wisconsin.
G. Heileman Brewing Company is acquired by The Stroh Brewery Company.
The Pabst Brewing Company purchases Lone Star and maintains the Texas brewing tradition.
Lone Star celebrates 65 years as the National Beer of Texas, featuring the iconic shield logo on commemorative packaging.
Lone Star goes back to its proud heritage and embraces the Spirit of Texas with its new packaging featuring the historic "Shield and Star" logo.