Midwest Industrial Gas Sales Council to inspect Owens-Illinois plant in Muncie

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Gas Age-Record & Natural Gas

Philadelphia, PA, United States
vol. 79, no. 9, p. 46, col. 3

Midwest Industrial Group

To Meet ul Muncie

The next meeting of the Midwest Industrial Gas Sales Council will be held at the Hotel Roberts, Muncie, Ind., Friday, April 30. The meeting will open at 10 o'clock with a short address of welcome by the incoming president of the Indiana Gas Association. Frank T. Rainey of the Ohio Fuel Gas Co. will be the speaker of the day.

After lunch an inspection tour will be made of several industrial plants. Among those visited will be: Owens-Illinois Glass Co. to see the manufacture of the new glass building block; a part of Ball Bothers; Chevrolet's transmission division, and the Delco-Remey Battery Co. In all of these plants natural gas is the fuel in use.

Officers and committees for the 1937-88 season of the council are as follows:

Chairman Lawrence R. Foote, Central Illinois Electric & Gas Co., Rockford, Ill.; Vice-Chairman Arthur E. Huegel, Milwaukee Gas Light Co., Milwaukee, Wis.; Secretary-Treasurer Nathan Schofer, Illinois Northern Utilities Co., Dixon, Ill.

Program Committee Archie D. Frydendall, Chairman, Peoples Gas Light and Coke Co., Chicago; Gordon H. Head, Wisconsin Gas & Electric Co., Racine, Wis.; Rodney G. Hayler, Central Indiana Gas Co., Muncie, Ind.

Special Program Committee to work with Industrial Section of A.G.A. on June Industrial Symposium: D. W. Chapman, Chairman, Peoples Gas Light and Coke Co., Chicago; Archie D. Frydendall, Peoples Gas Light and Coke Co., Chicago; Charles H. Lekberg, Northern Indiana Public Service Co., Hammond, Ind.; Charles F. Henness, Public Service of Northern Illinois.

Publicity Committee: Nathan Scholar, Chairman, Illinois Northern Utilities Co., Dixon, Ill.; S. Lange, Peoples Gas Light & Coke Co., Chicago, Ill.; H. O. Andrew, Robbins Publishing Co., New York, N. Y.

Competitive Fuels Committee: James Whammond, Chairman, Peoples Gas Light & Coke Co., Chicago; Hale A. Clark, Detroit City Gas Co., Detroit, Mich.; George Uhlmeyer, Peoples Power Co., Moline, Ill.; James E. Dare, Public Service Co. of Northern Illinois, Harvey, Ill.; Harold M. Graves, Public Service of Indiana, Lafayette, Ind.; J. L. Dautremont, Grand Rapids Gas Co., Grand Rapids, Mich.

Luminous Flame Committee: N. R Gorsuch, Chairman, Citizens Gas and Coke Utilities, Indianapolis, Ind.


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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:March 29, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;