Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 63,64,66,74,76,111,122,124,126,128, 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. J. E. Bauer, Insulux glass block. Hemingray insulators, miscellaneous pressed ware items.



American Structural Products Co., (subsidiary of O-I Glass Co.), offices, Toledo, Ohio. Factory: Columbus; 4 furnaces, J. B. Shimer, I. & E. plant factories manager.; C. A. Lauder, plant mgr. Manufacturers and developers of the new Kimble all-glass rectangular television bulb.



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; executive officers: J. P. Levis, chairman of board; C. R. Megowan, president; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; P. W. Hancock, comptroller; F. E. Fuller, general counsel; vice presidents, H. C. Laughlin, R. H. Mulford, O. G. Burch. Glass Containers Div.: H. S. Wade, v. p. and gen. mgr.; C. G. Bensinger, v. p. and gen. mgr. Pacific Coast Div.; F. J. Solon, v. p.; H. J. Carr, v. p. and gen. mgr. Closure and Plastics Div.; R. A. Cosh, v. p. and gen. factories mgr.; J. G. King, v. p. and prod. mgr.; S. L. Rairdon, v. p. and gen. sales mgr.; C. O. Dawson, asst. secy. Kimble Div.; S. J. McGiveran, v. p. and gen. mgr. Libbey Div.; H. J. Durholt, v. p. and gen. mgr. American Coating Mills Div.; R. L. Snideman, v. p. and gen. mgr.; F. M. Canter, asst. secy. American Structural Products Co. (subsidiary); S. J. McGiveran, president. Owens Brush Co. (subsidiary); A. B. Snyder, pres. and gen. mgr. Kaylo Div.; T. A. Collins, gen mgr. 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, 10 continuous tanks. Vineland, N. J., W. G. Swanson; Warsaw, Ind., E. P. Spence; Chicago Heights, Ill., J. F. Hinckley; Toledo, O., R. J. Ross, K. M. Henry, chief engineer; S. A. Kenworthy, gen. factories mgr. Kaylo insulating products, 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. Factories American Structural Products Co. (subsidiary): 6 furnaces. Muncie, Ind., J. E. Bauer; Columbus, Ohio, C. A. Lauder. Insulux glass block, Hemingray insulators, misc. pressed ware items; manufacturers and developers of the new Kimble all-glass rectangular television bulb.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:August 25, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;