1965 year in review; Corning Glass Co. events listed

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 8,10-11, col. 1


News Highlights of 1965

 

...a month-by-month review of happenings

in the American glass industry during

1965, as recorded in the pages of

AMERICAN GLASS REVIEW.

June

Erford Edwin "Pat" Keeler, 64, retired Coming Glass Works employee, dies in Florida. For many years, Mr. Keeler demonstrated the ancient art of lampworking at the Corning Glass Center.

August

 

Corning Glass Works enters the printing market with rubber printing plates made from photosensitive glass.

September

Corning Glass begins construction of a multi-million dollar factory at Blacksburg, Va., for the manufacture of glass piping.

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Keywords:Corning Glass Works
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 12, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;