Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Year Book and Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 97,104-106,127,144-145, col. 1


BOTTLE AND CONTAINER

MANUFACTURERS

 

Following are companies manufacturing hollow ware of all kinds from small perfume bottles to large demijohns and carboys. After the name of each company will be found the officers and operating heads, together with factory capacities and kinds of ware made. The important classes of ware also will be found arranged by companies in the classification section.

Owens-Illinois Glass Co., General Offices, Ohio Bldg., Toledo, Ohio. Plants at Alton, Chicago, Chicago Heights, St. Charles, Streator, Ill.; Berlin, Bridgeton, Camden, Glassboro, Pleasantville, Sayreville, Vineland, N. J.; Charleston, Fairmont, Huntington, W. Va.; Clarion, Conshohocken, Pa.; Toledo, Middletown, Columbus, Ohio; Gas City, Indianapolis, Muncie, Terre Haute, Warsaw, Elkhart, Ind.; Los Angeles, Oakland, San Jose, Corona, Pacific Grove, Cal.; Waco, Texas; Grand Rapids, Mich.; Buffalo, N. Y.; North Troy, Hancock, Vt.

Executive officers: W. E. Levis, chairman of the board; J. P. Levis, president; C. R. Megowen, executive vice president; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; P. W. Hancock, comptroller; F. E. Fuller, general counsel. Adminstrative Division; H. K. Kimble, H. C. Laughlin, Garland Lufkin, R. H. Mulford, F. T. Nesbitt, F. J. Solon, vice presidents; A. H. Ahlers, E. L. R. Laning, E. F. Martin, F. G. Morfoot, A. J. Riedmayer, W. G. Thomas, assistant secretaries and assistant treasurers; F. M. Canter, H. C. Yetter, assistant secretaries; P. B. Niles, public relations director. Glass container division: H. S. Wade, vice president and general manager; C. G. Bensinger, vice president and general manager, Pacific Coast division; H. J. Carr, vice president and general manager, closure and plastics division; R. A. Cosh, vice president and general factories manager; J. G. King, vice president and production manager; S. L. Rairdon, vice president and general sales manager; C. O. Dawson, assistant secretary. Kimble division: S. J. McGiveran, vice president and general manager. Libbey division: H. J. Durholt, vice president and general manager. American Coating Mills division: R. L. Snideman, vice president and general manager. Kaylo division: T. A. Collins, general manager. American Structural Products Company: S. J. McGiveran, president; E. B. Dennis, Jr., K. M. Henry. S. A. Kenworthy, vice presidents; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; J. S. Rinehart, assistant secretary, assistant treasurer and comptroller; E. F. Martin, assistant secretary and assistant treasurer; A. H. Ahlers, assistant treasurer; J..A. Serra, assistant secretary. Sharpe, Inc.: A. H. Sharpe, president; E. W. Beck, vice president and production manager; A. J. Cunningham, vice president and sales manager: H. J. Durholt, vice president; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; H. F. Sharpe, assistant secretary and assistant treasurer; A. H. Ahlers, assistant treasurer. Owens Brush Company: A. B. Snyder, president and general manager; C. C. Olwin, vice president; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; A. J. Riedmayer, assistant secretary and assistant treasurer; M. D. Coffin, assistant secretary, assistant treasurer and comptroller. Blair Veneer Company: Lyman E. Hall, president; Ryland D. Taisey, vice president, treasurer and secretary; G. R. White, vice president; Royal L. Young, assistant treasurer; J. H. McNerney, E. F. Martin, A. H. Ahlers, assistant secretaries and assistant treasurers; F. G. Morfoot, assistant secretary. Vermont Plywood, Inc.; C, T. Hall, chairman of the board; R. D. Taisey, president; L. E. Hall, G. R. White, vice presidents; J. H. McNerney, treasurer and assistant secretary; K. C. Aldrich, secretary; A. H. Ahlers, E. F. Martin, assistant secretaries and assistant treasurers; F. G. Morfoot, assistant secretary. Glasco Products Company: E. M. Schuhmann, president; S. J. McGiveran, vice president; J. S. Rinehart, comptroller; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; W. G. Steineder, assistant secretary. Lauterbach Corp.: J. E. Naylor, president; E. F. Martin, vice president and secretary; J. H. McNerney, treasurer; A. J. Riedmayer, assistant secretary and assistant treasurer. Toledo Automatic Brush Machine Co.: A. J. Riedmayer, president; J. R. Lauback, A. H. Ahlers, vice presidents; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; H. G. Myers, H. M. Rodecki, assistant secretaries and assistant treasurers; C. O. Dawson, assistant secretary. Principle products: Manufacturers of all types and varieties of Duraglas bottles and jars, molded, plastic, and metal closures, corrugated shipping cartons; Insulux glass block; Hemingray insulators; Kaylo insulating products; Kimble laboratory glassware, Neutraglas ampuls, vials and serum bottles, tubing and rod; Libbey Safedge glassware; Sharpe cut and polished stemware and tumblers; Owens personal brushes; clay-coated folding boxboard and paperboard specialties; television bulbs and other electronic glassware.

TABLEWARE AND GENERAL

FLINT GLASSWARE

COMPANIES


PRESSED AND BLOWN WARE PLANTS IN THE

UNITED STATES AND CANADA

 

On the following pages will be found the companies manufacturing lime, flint and special glass, 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 of principal products giving merely the name and location of companies also is included. Also appended is a list of glass decorators, including independent shops as well as manufacturers operating decorating departments.

Owens-Illinois Glass Co., Toledo, Ohio.

Wm. E. Levis, chairman of board; J. P. Levis, president; C. R. Megowen, executive vice president; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; P. W. Hancock, comptroller. Complete packaging facilities, Duraglas containers, metal and molded closures, cartons, tumblers and table ware. "Insulux" glass blocks and Hemingray insulators for electrical purposes.

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Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 27, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;