Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 42,46,48,88,116,118,120,122,123, 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., O-I, Inc., Plant: Muncie; E. L. Ross, Pl. Mgr. 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 Inc, 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.; A. M. Turner, Ex. V.P., Gen. Mgr. Consumer & Tech. Prod Div.; F. E. Fuller, Gen. Counsel; C. F. Babbs, V.P., Sec'y. & Ass't. Gen. Counsel; F. M. Canter, V.P. New Prod. & Marketing Dev.; J. W. Hackett, V.P., Res. & Eng.; W. B. Owen, V. P.-Pres. 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.-Mgr. of Mfg., Glass Con. Div.; S. F. Davis, V.P.-Mgr. of Marketing, Glass Con. Div.; K. K. Hepp, V.P.-Gen. Mgr. Central Region, Glass Con. Div.; R. F. Miller, V.P.-Gen. Mgr. Atlantic Region, Glass Con. Div.; E. R. Owens, V.P.-Gen. Mgr. Pacific Region, Glass Con. Div.; Plants: Alton, Ill., 9 fur. W. E. McBride; Atlanta, Ga., 3 fur. M. M. Jenkins; Bridgeton, N. J., 8 fur., C. L. Curreri; Brockport, N.Y., 2 fur., C. G. Depew; Charlotte, Mich., 2 fur., E. F. Wendle; Clarion, Pa., 2 fur., H. M. Schottelkorb; Fairmont, W. Va., 6 fur. C. J. Snyder; Gas City, Ind., 3 fur. B. J. Amacher; Huntington, W. Va.; 5 fur., J. M. Smathers; Lakeland, Fla., 2 fur. J. L. Sommerville; New Orleans, La., 2 fur. J. E. Osborne; North Bergen, N. J., 2 fur. A. W. Renner; Streator, Ill., 10 fur. R. A. Clark; Waco, Tex., 3 fur., J. H. Lemieux; Pacific Coast Plants: Los Angeles, Cal., 4 fur. J. F Johns; Oakland, Cal., 5 fur., J. S. Hamel; Portland, Ore., W. P. Trowbridge; San Jose, Cal., (Closure & Plas. Pl.) R. W. Cutter; Tracy, Cal., 1 fur. L. T. Brown. Products: Glass containers, corrugated and wood shipping containers for company products, molds, machine parts, machines, inks, dies, sand, blown plastic containers, metal and plastic closures and plastic fitments for glass containers. Plastic Products Div. Plants: Atlanta, Ga., W. E. Green; Baltimore, Md., R. M. Fey; Charlotte, N. C., F. E. Miller, Jr.; Chicago, Ill., R. W. Twyman; Cincinnati, O., L. E. Neuhaus; Edison, N.J., R. J. Ceuleers, Jersey City, N. J., N. E. Meese; Wayne, N. J., J. A. Rosin; Newburyport, Mass., P. W. Papa; N. Kansas City, Mo., D. J. Rose; St. Louis, Mo., R. C. Gasmire; Products: Blown and pressed plastic containers and other plastic products. Closure Div. Plants: Glassboro, N. J., G. F. Kimble; St. Charles, Ill., W. M. Gaetz. Consumer & Tech. Prod. Div., Libbey Prod. Plants: Toledo, O., Bruce Trumm; City of Industry, Calif., R. H. Kinker; Libbey Plastics Plant, Lake City, Pa., A. L. Patterson. Kimble Prod. Plants: Vineland, N. J., W. W. Collicott; Chicago Heights, Ill., J. F. Hinckley; Warsaw, Ind., W. H. Brooks; Industrial & Electronic Prod. Plants: Columbus, O., E. Gill, Jr.; Muncie, Ind., E. L. Ross. Products: "Kimax" hardglass laboratory glassware, apparatus; "Kimax" Tempered Glass Pipe and Drainline; "Exax" laboratory glassware; "Neutraglas", containers; "Opticlear" vials; cosmetic and special molded containers; tubing and rod; "Hemingray" and Kimble tempered glass power and communications insulator; Kimble television picture tube bulbs; miscellaneous pressed ware items; Libbey table glassware and Melamine dinnerware.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company : Kimble Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:March 11, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;