And here's the proof
This little photo (only 10cm x 6cm) was created by a Dresden photographer in 1889 to advertise Knapman's "BIG GUN" Tonic Ale.
That's some pretty clever edit work - Photomontage before the Dadaists made it their own...
I've enlarged it for viewing pleasure (click for a bigger view)
I'm liking the top hats (very Fagan / Artful Dodger) but it's the little one with her/his tongue out in the face of the clock at the top that really tickles me.
yes, babies on the pot have a lot to do with beer...
damn, Germans are fun!
No.., they really are.
And I am absolutely bias.