Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 133,150-151,165,190, col. 1


Bottle and Container

Manufacturers

 

The following detailed listings include manufacturers of all types of glass hollow ware ranging in size from perfume bottles to demi-johns and carboys. Factory listings by product follow the factory data section.

Owens-Illinois, General Offices, P.O. Box 1035-36 Toledo 1, Ohio (CH 2-6543). Branch Factories: Glass Container Division: Alton, Ill.; Bridgeton, N. J.; Clarion, Pa.; Fairmont and Charleston 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 and Vineland, 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 general 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; machine-made blown and pressed; glass block skylight; structural blocks; Kaylo heat insulating products.

Tableware and Flint

Glass Manufacturers

 

The following detailed listings include manufacturers of lime, flint and special glass both pressed and blown. Factory listings by product follow the factory data section.

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, Toledo, Ohio (Cherry 2-6543).

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:April 24, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;