Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 63,66,68,111,116,118,122,124,126,128, col. 1



The following factories are devoted to the manufacture of pressed and blown ware, plain tumblers, stem ware and bar goods, cut glass and tubing, lamp chimneys, globes, electrical goods, etc.


Owens-Illinois Glass Co., Muncie; 4 continuous tanks. Glass insulators and Insulux glass building block. See listing under firm name in Ohio bottle section



This list includes manufacturers of prescriptions and vials, beers and minerals, patent and proprietary medicines, liquors and flasks, packers and preservers, fruit jars and milk bottles.


Owens-Illinois Glass Co., Gas City, Muncie and Terre Haute. See listing under firm name in Ohio bottle section.


Owens-Illinois Glass company, general offices, Ohio bldg, Toledo; sales offices in all principle cities; officers: W. E. Levis, chairman of board; J. P. Levis, president; F. J. Solon, v. p.; Garland Lufkin, v. p.; C. R. Megowan, v. p. and compt.; J. H. McNerney, secy.-treas.; H. S. Wade, v. p. and gen. mgr. Glass Container Div.; S. L. Rairdon, v. p. and gen. sales mgr., Glass Container Division; R. A. Cosh, v. p. and eastern factories mgr., Glass Container Div.; J. G. King, v. p. and production mgr., Glass Container Div.; C. G. Bensinger, v. p. and gen. mgr., Pacific Coast Div.; F. T. Nesbitt, v. p. and gen. mgr., Libbey Glass Div.; J. H. Wright, v. p., Kimble Glass Div.; H. K. Kimble, v. p. and gen. mgr.; S. J. McGiveran, v. p. and gen. sales mgr.; M. A. Eddy, v. p. in charge of mfg. Factories Glass Container Div.: No. 2, Huntington, W. Va.; A. C. Budd, manager, 5 furnaces; No. 3, Fairmont, W. Va., J. L. Black, 6 furnaces; No. 6, Charleston, W. Va., J. D. Northup, 5 furnaces; No. 7, Alton, Ill., F. Flexon, 10 furnaces; No. 9, Streator, Ill., H. L. Maranda, 10 furnaces; No. 12, Gas City, Ind., S. M. Cantrill, 3 furnaces; No. 14, Bridgeton, N. J., M. G. Beishline, 7 furnaces; No. 15 Waco, Tex., G. M. Walter, 2 furnaces; No. 17, Clarion, Pa., W. B. Owens, 2 furnaces; No. 20, Oakland, Calif., A. M. Turner, 5 furnaces; No. 23, Los Angeles, Calif., E. R. Owens, 3 furnaces; No. 25, Terre Haute, Ind., O. W. Pfeifer, 3 furnaces; Glassboro, N. J., F. B. Ward. Factories Libbey Glass Div.: Toledo, O., H. J. Durholt, 11 furnaces; Muncie, Ind., C. H. Smith, mgr., 3 furnaces; Columbus, O., J. E. Bauer, mgr., 2 furnaces; Factories Kimble Glass Div.: 2 furnaces, 20 pots, 8 continuous tanks. Vineland, N. J., S. A. Kenworthy, mgr.; Conshohocken, Pa.; W. F. Schilling, mgr.; Indianapolis, Ind., Wm. J. Schnoor, Sr., mgr.; Warsaw, Ind., F. T. Ritter, Jr., mgr.; Chicago Heights, Ill., M. E. Nagle, mgr.; Toledo, O., K. M. Henry, chief engr. Duraglas bottles and jars of all kinds for packaging prepared foods of all kinds, medicine, cosmetics, milk, beer, liquor and wine; five-gallon water bottles, carboys, fuel oil containers, jugs of various sizes amd types amd hand blown containers: Libbey "Safedge" tumblers, tableware and stemware; Insulux glass block; Hemingray insulators for electrical purposes; Kimble Neutraglas containers for packaging pharmaceutical and biological products, laboratory glassware, perfume and cosmetic containers, glass tubing and rod.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:August 12, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;