Rodefer listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Trade Directory, Containing list of Manufacturers of Pottery, Glassware, Enamel and Aluminum Ware

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 37,58, 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.

Rodefer Glass Co., The, Bellaire, O. C. M. Rodefer, president and treasurer; James M. Weeks, vice president and factory manager; C. R. Harmon, secretary; C. W. Lancaster, assistant treasurer. 2 furnaces, 30 pots, 1 continuous tank, 5 rings, 2 day tanks, 8 rings. Vault lights, prism glass, electric shade blanks, opal ware, electrical goods, globes, auto headlight and signal glass, novelties and specialties in crystal and colored glass.


Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:March 21, 2011 by: David Wiecek;