List of Glass Factories; Wormser listed under Flint Factories

[Trade Journal]

Publication: The Commoner and Glassworker

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
vol. 19, no. 1, p. 10, col. 1-5


GLASS FACTORIES OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA.


(COPYRIGHTED 1889.)

 

A complete directory of all factories in operation, out of blast and in course of erection. Corrected every Tuesday. All factories not in operation are indicated thus *. All factories in course of erection are indicated thus .

Manufacturers and readers are requested to inform us promptly of any errors in this Directory.

 

FLINT FACTORIES.

 

NOTE. The figure below the letter F signifies number of furnaces and the small letter p the abbreviation for pots. The figure 1 signifies that the factory makes pressed, blown ware, shades, or engraved goods. Figure 2 that the factory makes chimneys, lantern globes, etc. Figure 3 that bottles, vials, flasks, fruit jars, etc., are the product. Figure 4 that they make prescription and druggist ware. Figure 5, novelties, specialties, colored or bar goods, etc. Figure 6, tumblers, lamps, goblets, etc. The letter X indicates that the factory has a mold shop on the premises.

FACTORIES IN PENNSYLVANIA.

Wormser Glass Co., Pittsburg, 1 F, 12 p, 1 day tank, 3 1/2 ton, 3

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Keywords:Wormser Glass Company
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:August 24, 2010 by: Bob Stahr;