Can't help with Barrister but found some info on E & F Co.
Page at pre-pro.com
shows Eddy & Fisher may have run into a bit of
trouble with Gordonís Dry Gin Co., Ltd. in 1917. E & F's
Clicquot Dry Gin bottle/label looks similar to Grodon's
(bottles shown side-by-side in upper right)
Google books page
on the lawsuit.