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Several alumni business owners will be offering special products as part of the 50th anniversary celebration.

50th partnership products

Limited Edition 50th Anniversary Tankard by Tokheim Stoneware   
Tokheim Stoneware, near Dawson, Minn., is owned by Gene (’71) and Lucy (’75) Tokheim. They have made 50 special tankards, each individually numbered. Due to expected demand, there will be a limit of one per order beginning August 1.
The tankards are $150 each and are available through the Alumni Office: 507-537-6266 or

The "Mustang" Wine
Round Lake Winery is owned and operated by Scott ('91) and Jenny (Sodemann '92) Ellenbecker, SMSU alumni who created a unique red wine blend called “The Mustang” to commemorate the  50th anniversary. The wine is available at the winery and Tall Grass Liquor Store in Marshall.

The "Brown and Gold" on Tap
The Brau Brothers Brewing Company in Marshall is owned by brothers Dustin, Trevor and Brady Brau. Dustin (’99) and Trevor (’93) are alumni, as are their wives, Mary (Kallevig, ’10) and Joe Lee (Steffensmeier, ’91). Beginning in late summer, and running through the fall, Brau Brothers will offer a special “Brown and Gold” beer. “It’s like a black and tan, only it’s a brown and gold,” explained Dustin. “It’s a combination of a golden ale, which will rest on the bottom, and a brown lager will float on top of that. It’s two pours.” The two beers will be available individually, as well, he said.

50th Anniversary "Smoke and Pepper" Barbeque Sauce
Steve Klein (’75) owns Walnut Grove Mercantile in Marshall, an extension of the original family honey-making business. He will be offering a 50th anniversary barbecue sauce, “Smoke and Pepper.” The sauce is available at the Walnut Grove Mercantile or online at:

All four businesses will donate a portion of the proceeds to the SMSU Alumni Heritage Scholarship Fund, supporting the next generation of Mustangs.

Specialty apparel and gift items are available at the Barnes and Noble Campus Store at SMSU. To view items and purchase online visit:

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