Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Year Book and Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
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Following are companies manufacturing hollow ware of all kinds from small perfume bottles to large demijohns and carboys. After the name of each company will be found the officers and operating heads, together with factory capacities and kind of ware made. The important classes of ware also will be found arranged by companies in the classification section.

Owens-Illinois Glass Co., General Offices, Ohio Building, Toledo, Ohio. Plants at Alton, Streator, Chicago Heights and Carlyle, Ill.; Gas City, Terre Haute, and Muncie, Ind.; Columbus, O.; Bridgeton and Glassboro, N. J.; Clarion, Pa.; Charleston, Fairmont and Huntington, W. Va.

Wm. E. Levis, chairman of the board; J. P. Levis, president; R. H. Barnard, executive vice president; F. J. Solon, vice president; C. R. Megowan, vice president and comptroller; C. B. Belknap, vice chairman of the board; C. G. Bensinger, vice president; F. T. Nesbitt, vice president; J. H. McNerney, secretary and treasurer; Garland Lufkin, vice president and general manager, glass container division; S. L. Rairdon, vice president and general sales manager, glass container division; E. F. Martin, assistant secretary and assistant treasurer; F. G. Moorfoot, assistant treasurer and assistant secretary; A. J. Riedmayer, assistant secretary and assistant treasurer. Bottles and containers of all descriptions in flint, amber, light green, emerald green, French green, dark green and applied colors; bottles and containers for beverages, whiskey, wines, cordials, liquors, proprietaries, patent medicines, extracts, pharmaceuticals, toilet preparations, perfumes, cosmetics, prescriptions, drug store products, apothecary globes, nursers, oil dispensers, soap globes, catsup, vinegar, table sauces, mayonnaise, salad dressing, olives, coffee, meats, pickles, milk, cream, cottage cheese, including wide mouth and narrow mouth food containers, drug store containers, five gallon water bottles, carboys, fuel oil containers, jugs of various sizes and types and hand blown containers; "Insulux" glass block; "Hemingray" insulators for electrical purposes.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:April 29, 2010 by: Bob Stahr;