Lackadaisy Illumination
It might be stating the obvious to note that Prohibition put a lot of breweries out of business. There were upward of three dozen within the city of St. Louis prior to the passing of the Eighteenth Amendment. A few, like Anheuser-Busch, managed to survive producing non-alcoholic near-beer or by bottling sodas, some were bought and consolidated into other companies, and many simply ceased to be.