1968 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 1968

 

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

in the American glass industry during

1968, as recorded in the pages of

AMERICAN GLASS REVIEW.

June

Corning Glass Works announces a decrease in earnings for first-half of 1968, although sales increased for the same period.

August

James H. Bierer, former general manager of Consumer Products Division of Corning Glass Works, is elected president of Pittsburgh Corning Corporation, replacing Russell Brittingham, who is made board chairman; James R. Houghton replaces Mr. Bierer at Corning.

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Keywords:Corning Glass Works
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 14, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;