Armstrong Cork Company/Whitall Tatum listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 111,116,120,128,130, col. 1



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.


Armstrong Cork Co., Hart Glass Div., Dunkirk; 2 tanks, 14 machines. Harry McDonald, plant mgr. Packers' and preservers' ware, and general line glass containers. For officers see listing under Pennsylvania.


Armstrong Cork Co., Whitall Tatum Glass Div., Millville; 5 continuous tanks, 27 machines. For officers see listing under Pennsylvania; W. W. Pedrick, plant manager. Prescriptions, vials, patent, proprietary, perfumes, toilets, hand blown and pressed specialties.


Armstrong Cork Co., office only at Lancaster; Divisions: Hart Glass Div., Dunkirk, Ind., and Whitall Tatum Glass Div., Millville, N. J. H. W. Prentis, Jr., chairman of the board; C. J. Backstrand, president; Kenneth O. Bates, executive v.p.; C. F. Hawker, v.p. in charge of manufacture; C. Dudley Armstrong, v.p. and secy.; K. Powlison, v.p. and controller; M. J. Warnock, v.p. and treas.; Jos. C. Feagley, v.p. and gen. mgr.; Roy A. Horning, asst. gen. mgr. and prod. mgr.; R. H. Hetzel, gen. sales mgr.; H. C. Seaman, glass container mgr.


Keywords:Armstrong Cork Company : Whitall Tatum Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:August 10, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;