Visit to the Glass District; Ralph Hemingray always makes it pleasant for visitors


Publication: The Muncie Daily Herald

Muncie, IN, United States
vol. 8, no. 145, p. 2, col. 4

A Visit to the Glass District.

Yesterday afternoon the HERALD reporter made a brief visit to what is called tbe "glass district." He found at Ball Bros.' bottling and stamping works, both of which commenced operations yesterday, nearly four hundred hands busily engaged in manufacturing wares that are shipped to all countries in the world.

Our good friends Adolph Miller, who brought a small hand satchel with him from Canada.

Peter Menard, another whole, souled fellow, and "Mike" Sheppner, one of the most patriotic sons of the Emerald Isle, took particular pains to exhibit their expertness in blowing a Mason jar.

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