Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Year Book and Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 117,134,136,151,172, 176, col. 1


BOTTLE and CONTAINER

MANUFACTURERS

 

In this section are manufacturers of hollow ware of all kinds, from small perfume bottles to large demijohns and carboys.

Product classification listings follow immediately after the factory listings.

Owens-Illinois, General Offices, Toledo 1, Ohio. Branch Factories: Glass Container Division: Alton, Ill.; Bridgeton, N. J.; Clarion, Pa.; Fairmont, W. Va.; Gas City, Ind.; Huntington, W. Va.; Streator, Ill.; Waco, Texas.

Closure and Plastics Division: Glassboro, N. J.; Riverdale, N. J.; St. Charles, Ill.; Pacific Coast Division: Los Angeles, Calif.; Oakland, Calif.; San Jose, Calif.; Libbey Glass Division: Toledo, Ohio; Buffalo, N. Y.; Kaylo Division: Berlin, N. J.; Kimble Glass Company (subsidiary): Chicago Heights, Ill.; Columbus, Ohio; Muncie, Ind.; Sayreville, N. J.; Warsaw, Ind.; Owens-Illinois Plywood Company (subsidiary): North Troy, Vt., and Hancock, Vt.

Executive officers: J. P. Levis, chairman of the board; C. R. Megowen, president; H. C. Laughlin, executive vice president; J. H. McNerney, secretary-treasurer; P. W. Hancock, comptroller; G. S. Babcock, vice president and general manager, Closure and Plastics Division; C. G. Bensinger, vice president and general manager, Glass Container Division; R. A. Cosh, vice president and general factories manager, Glass Container Division: O. G. Burch, vice president, engineering and research; H. J. Durholt, vice president and manager, Libbey Glass Division; R. H. Mulford, vice president and general manager, Kimble Glass Company; S. L. Rairdon, vice president, director of marketing; F. J. Solon, vice president; A. M. Turner, vice president, personnel administration; H. S. Wade, vice president and general manager, Pacific Coast division.

Manufacturers of all types and varieties of Duraglas bottles and jars; moulded, plastic and metal closures, and plastic specialties; corrugated shipping cartons; Kimble laboratory glassware, television bulbs and other electronic glassware, tubing and rod, hydrometers, towel bars, containers and accessories, Neutraglas ampuls, vials, Insulux glass block; Kimble and Hemingray insulators; Libbey Safedge glassware; cut and polished stemware and tumblers; Kaylo heat insulating products.

TABLEWARE and FLINT GLASS

MANUFACTURERS


In this section are manufacturers of lime, flint and special glass, both pressed and blown, for all purposes.

Product classification listings follow immediately after the factory listings.

Kimble Glass Co. (Subsidiary) Owens-Illinois Glass Co., Toledo 1, Ohio. (Fairfax 6543). Factories: Vineland, N. J.; Toledo, O.; Warsaw, Ind.; Chicago Heights, Ill.; Muncie, Ind.; Columbus, O.

C. R. Megowen, president; R. H. Mulford, vice president of Owens-Illinois and general manager of Kimble Glass Co.; E. B. Dennis, Jr., general sales manager; A. D. Campbell, purchasing agent; Fred Pinotti, chief engineer; S. A. Kenworthy, general factories manager; W. G. Swanson, manager Vineland, N. J. plant; E. P. Spence, manager, Muncie, Ind.; W. H. Brooks, manager Warsaw, Ind. plant; J. F. Hinckley, manager, Chicago Heights, Ill. plant; R. W. Gatti, manager, Columbus, O., plant; Kimble laboratory glassware, television bulbs and other electronic glassware, tubing & rod, containers & accessories, hydrometers, towel bars, Neutraglas ampuls, vials, Insulux glass block, Kimble and Hemingray tempered glass power insulators. Toplite glass block skylight; Owens-Illinois glass block; Exax, Normax and "K" brand laboratory glassware.

Owens-Illinois Glass Co., Toledo, Ohio (Fairfax 6543)

J. P. Levis, chairman of board; C. R. Megowen, president; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; P. W. Hancock, comptroller. Complete packaging facilities Duraglas containers, moulded plastic and metal closures; corrugated shipping cartons; Kimble laboratory glassware, television bulbs, tubing and rod, hydrometers, towel bars, containers and accessories, Neutraglas vials and ampuls "Insulux" glass blocks, Kimble and Hemingray insulators; Libbey Safedge glassware. Kaylo heat insulating products.

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Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company : Kimble Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:August 3, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;