H. C. Fry listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Trade Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 39,46, col. 1




Pressed and Blownware Plants in the

United States and Canada.

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

A brief classification giving merely the name and location of companies also is included. There are 16 different classes. Also appended is a list of glass cutters, including independent shops as well as manufacturers operating cutting departments.

Fry Glass Co., H. C., Rochester, Pa. H. C. Fry, Sr., president; Geo. H. Gerwig, vice president and treasurer; W. H. Green, secretary and general manager; G. K. Fry, sales manager; B. F. Thompson, purchasing agent; Charles Betz, chemist and engineer; H. Skillman Fry factory manager. 4 furnaces, 64 pots, 1 continuous tank, 5 rings, 1 day tank, 2 rings. Plain and decorated tableware, tumblers, stemware and bar goods, cut glass, baking or oven ware, colored glassware, novelties and specialties.


Keywords:H. C. Fry Glass Company
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:January 10, 2011 by: David Wiecek;