From beer to germs

These widespread practices in the Wild West show how wild the times really were

By YEET MAGAZINE | Updated 1408 GMT (2208 HKT) September 29, 2021From beer to germs

The people of the American West very much enjoyed drinking a good, frothy beer in the saloon on the corner.

But what happens after you take a first sip of this refreshing nectar? A pretty mustache full of foam, of course. But, in the Far West, we think of everything! So they had a brilliant idea, finally a practical solution to remedy this problem. In reality, it's just disgusting when you think about it today because at the saloon counter, there was a towel with which everyone could wipe their mouth ... Once again, we understand why diseases spread so easily .