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Tuesday, January 29, 1963  

Frank G. Yuengling, grandson of the D. G. Yuengling & Son, Inc. founder David Yuengling and president of that firm, died at age 87. At 24 he was thrust into the role of brewery presidentwhen his two older brothers passed away within three years of each other. Nonetheless, Yuengling ably guided the family business into the new century, through Prohibition, two World Wars and into the 1960s, ultimately passing 64 years in total as head of the brewery.

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D.G. Yuengling & Son of Pottsville, Pennsylvania, USA

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