Gayner Glass Works, Salem, New Jersey

Gayner Working on Battery Jars, Carboys and Jerichos

[Trade Journal]

Publication: The Glassworker

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
vol. 34, no. 38, p. 1, col. 4


Large Production and an Abundance of

Orders Reported at Well Known

Plants by the Traveling Representative of The Glassworker

By A. E. Bristow.

Gayner Glass Co, Salem, N. J.

This company has one tank in blast and is working seven carboy, five battery jar and two jericho shops on three shifts and a two-man machine day turn only, producing carboys, large water bottles and battery jars principally, and a large production is being turned out.

Ten new ovens will be built and several improvements will be made and the other tank will be put in commission next fire and battery jars will be produced out of it principally.

John Gayner is president and superintendent, J. M. Gayner is secretary and Edward J. Gayner is treasurer of this company.

K. A. Goodwin is factory manager and Elvin Ahl is night foreman.

Isaac A. Owens, the well known moldmaker and designer who formerly owned a shop in Millville, N. J., is doing experimental work with a machine and states that he has been able to produce bottles on it up to five-gallon capacity.


Keywords:Gayner Glass Works : Battery Jar
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Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:November 5, 2007 by: David Wiecek;