Wednesday, July 8, 2009

The Seltzer Man

I was very happy to run into Eli Miller today, & even more happy to learn that - yes! - he would be able to deliver seltzer to my house! We only talked for a few minutes, but he gave me his card & a lot more information to write down on the back of it. He showed me some of the seltzer bottles & drew my attention to the blue ones, made in the Czechoslovakia in the 1930's. It was a real pleasure to meet him. For an essay on Miller: