Five years after being established, bottles of Bourbon Falls from Heaven Hill Distillery hit the shelves. Joseph L. Beam’s youngest son, Henry M. “Harry” Beam, remains on as the first master distiller.

However, by 1943 Joseph L. Beam is out of money and has to sell his shares to the three other Shapira brothers to keep the distillery afloat.



Posted on

April 30, 2021

Submit a Comment