Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 63,64,76,111,122,124,126,128, 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.


American Structural Products Co., (subsidiary of O-I Glass Co.) offices, Toledo Ohio. S. J. McGiveran, president; Factory: Muncie; 2 furnaces. C. H. Smith, Kimble all-glass round television bulbs and developers, new Kimble all-glass rectangular television bulbs.



American Structural Products Co., subsidiary of O-I Glass Co., Columbus; 2 furnaces, J. B. Shimer. See listing of firm under Indiana.



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 Company, general offices, Toledo, Ohio; sales offices in all principle cities; officers: W. E. Levis, chairman of board; J. P. Levis, president; C. R. Megowan, exec. v. p., J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; Palmer Hancock, comptroller; H. S. Wade, v. p. and gen. mgr.Glass Container Div.; S. L. Rairdon, v. p. and gen. sales mgr. Glass Container Div.; C. G. Bensinger, v. p. and gen. mgr., Pacific Coast Div.; H. K. Kimble, v. p.; H. C. Laughlin, v. p.; Garland Lufkin, v. p.; R. H. Mulford, v. p.; F. T. Nesbitt, v. p.; F. J. Solon, v. p.; S. J. McGiveran, v. p. and gen. mgr. Kimble Glass Div.; H. J. Durholt, v. p. and gen. mgr. Libbey Div.; H. J. Carr, v. p. and gen. mgr. Closure and Plastics Div.; R. L. Snideman, v. p. and gen. mgr., American Coating Mills Div.; R. A. Cosh, v. p. and gen. factories mgr., Glass Container Div.; J. G. King, v. p. and prod. mgr., Glass Container Div.; S. J. McGiveran, president, American Structural Products Co.; T. A. Collins, gen mgr. Kaylo Div. Factories Glass Container Div.: No. 2, Huntington, W. Va.; A. C. Budd, 5 furnaces; No. 3, Fairmont, W. Va., J. L. Black, 6 furnaces; No. 6, Charleston, W. Va., R. H. Rugh, 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., F. E. Martin, 2 furnaces; No. 20, Oakland, Calif., E. R. Owens, 5 furnaces; No. 23, Los Angeles, Calif., R. W. Heindel, 3 furnaces; Glassboro, N. J., Q. Winter; St. Charles, Ill., R. H. Langdon; San Jose, Calif., M. O. Drury. Factories Libbey Glass Div.: Toledo, O., R. C. Schwyn, 9 furnaces; Factories Kimble Glass Div.: 2 furnaces, 20 pots, 8 continuous tanks. Vineland, N. J., W. G. Swanson; Warsaw, Ind., E. P. Spence; Chicago Heights, Ill., J. F. Hinckley; Toledo, O., K. M. Henry, chief engineer. Manufacturers of all types and varieties of Duraglas bottles and jars, molded, plastic and metal closures, corrugated shipping cartons; Insulux glass block, Hemingray insualtors [sic] insulators; Kaylo insulating products, Kimble Neutraglas vials, ampuls, and serum bottles; Kimble Opticlear vials; Exax, Normax and "K" brand laboratory glassware; laboratory thermometers and hydrometers; automotive hydrometers; perfume and special molded containers, tubing and rod. American Structural Products manufacturers of Kimble all-glass round television bulbs and developers and manufacturers of the new Kimble all-glass rectangular television bulbs: Libbey Safedge glassware and cut and polished stemware and tumblers; Owens personal brushes; Clay-coated folding boxboard and paperboard specialties.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:August 24, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;