Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 50,56,106,126,128,130,132, 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.


Industrial & Electronics Div., Owens-Illinois Glass Co. Plant: Muncie. Glass block, TV picture tubes. See O-I listing in Ohio bottle section.



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 Co., General Offices, Toledo, 43601. Sales offices in principal cities. J. P. Levis, Ch. of Bd.; R. H. Mulford, Pres.; E. D. Dodd, Ex. V.P.-Gen. Mgr., Forest Prod. Div.; R. E. Graham, Ex. V.P.-Gen. Mgr. Int'l Div.; E. C. Jones, E. V.P.-Gen. Mgr.,Glass Con. Div.; H. C. Laughlin, Ex. V.P.-Adm.; S. L. Rairdon, Ex. V.P. Com.; A. M. Turner, Ex. V.P., Gen. Mgr. Cons. & Tech. Prod Div.; C. F. Babbs, V.P., Sec'y-Ass't. Gen. Counsel; F. M. Canter, V.P. New Prod. Marketing Dev. Mgr.; J. W. Hackett, V.P., Res. & Eng.; P. W. Hancock, V.P.-Treas.; W. B. Owens, V. P. Pers. Adm.; W. J. Stewart, V.P.-Corp. Planning; K. E. Tigges, Compt.; G. S. Babcock, V.P.-Gen. Mgr. Plastic Prod. Div.; M. G. Beishline, V.P.-Gen. Mgr. G. C. New Mfg.; S. F. Davis, V.P. G. C. Marketing Mgr.; K. K. Hepp, V.P., G. C. Central Region Mgr.; R. F. Miller, V.P., G. C. Atlantic Coast Region Mgr.; E. R. Owens, V.P.-Gen. Mgr. Pacific Coast Div.; H. S. Wade, V.P. on Pacific Coast; J. D. Northrup, Mgr., Closure Div.; F. E. Fuller, Gen. Counsel. Plants: Alton, Ill., 10 fur. A. C. Budd; Atlanta, Ga., 2 fur. M. M. Jenkins; Bridgeton, N. J., 8 fur., M. B. Thompson; Brockport, N.Y., J. M. Smathers; Clarion, Pa., 2 fur., J. R. Morehead; Fairmont, W. Va., 6 fur. C. J. Snyder; Gas City, Ind., 3 fur. R. A. Clark; Huntington, W. Va.; 5 fur., C. L. Curreri; New Orleans, La., W. W. Coleman; North Bergen, N. J., A. W. Renner; Streator, Ill., 10 fur. W. E. McBride; Waco, Tex., 3 fur., W. M. Coombs; Pacific Coast Plants: Los Angeles,Cal., 4 fur., J. F Johns; Oakland, Cal., 5 fur., T. L. Keusseff; Portland, Ore, 2 fur., W. Funke; San Jose, Cal., (closure plant) R. W. Cutter. Lakeland, Fla., J. Sommerville; Tracy, Cal., Plastic Prod. Div. Plants: Atlanta, Ga., W. E. Green; Baltimore, Md., R. M. Fey; Charlotte, N. C., F. Miller, Jr.; Chicago, Ill., R. J. Ceuleers; Cincinnati, O., L. E. Neuhaus; Jersey City, N. J., N. E. Meese; Newburyport, Mass., W. G. Horney; North Kansas City, Mo., R. W. Twyman; Riverdale, N. J., J. Rosin; St. Louis, Mo., R. C. Gasmire; Closure Div.: Glassboro, N. J., H. L. Kerschbaum; St. Charles, Ill., M. G. Winter. "Duraglas" containers bottles, jars, metal, plastic closures, semi-rigid plastic bottles, corrugated, wood boxes. Libbey Glass Products Plants: Toledo, O., 9 fur., J. H. Beddoes; City of Industry, Calif., R. H. Kinker. Products: Cut, decorated, plain "Safedge" tumblers, stemware for home, institutional use. Kimble Glass Products, Plants: Vineland, N. J., 8 fur., 21 pots, W. W. Collicott; Chicago Heights, Ill., 3 fur., J. F. Hinckley; Warsaw, Ind., W. H. Brooks; Columbus, O., 5 fur., E. Gill; Muncie, Ind., 2 fur., E. P. Spence. Products; "Kimax" hardglass laboratory glassware and apparatus; "Kimax" GlassPipe; "Exax" laboratory glassware; "Neutraglas", "Color-Break" Ampuls; "Neutraglas" serum bottles; "Opticlear" vials; perfume and special molded containers; tubing and rod; "Hemingray" and Kimble tempered glass power and communications insulator; O-I Glass Block; Kimble all-glass rectangular television bulbs; miscellaneous pressed ware item. (Glass container manufacturing plants at Valencia, Venezuela and Bogota, Columbia). Plastic bottle plant at Toronto, Canada.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company : Kimble Glass Company
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Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:March 4, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;