Corning Glass Works listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Year Book and Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 127,131-132, col. 1




Pressed and Blown Ware Plants in the United

States and Canada.


On the following pages will be found the companies manufacturing lime, flint and special glass, both pressed and blown, for all purposes. After the name of each company and the names of its officers will be found the factory capacity and the kinds of ware made.

A brief classification of the principal products giving merely the name and location of companies also is included. Also appended is a list of glass decorators, including independent shops as well as manufacturers operating decorating departments.

Corning Glass Works, Corning, N. Y. Plants at Corning, N. Y.; Wellsboro, Pa.; Central Falls, R. I. and Charleroi, Pa.

Corning, 3 furnaces, 50 pots; 9 continuous tanks; 11 day tanks. Pressware plant, Corning, 2 continuous tanks. Fall Brook Division, Corning, 3 continuous tanks. Wellsboro, 2 continuous tanks. Central Falls, 2 continuous tanks. Charleroi, 1 furnace, 16 pots; 7 continuous tanks; 4 day tanks. Amory Houghton, chairman of board of directors; Glen W. Cole, president; George D. Macbeth, executive vice president; William H. Curtiss, vice president and secretary; William C. Decker, vice president and general manager of bulb and tubing division; Harry M. Hosier, vice president in charge of industrial relations; Arthur A. Houghton, Jr., vice president; Charles D. LaFollette, treasurer; John