J. William Gayner Goes to Lynchburg

J. William Gayner Joins Lynchburg Glass Works - Company Reorganized

[Trade Journal]

Publication: The Glassworker

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
vol. 42, no. 45, p. 8, col. 1


Under the recent reorganization of the Lynchburg Glass Works, manufacturers of bottles and containers at Lynchburg, Va., J. W. Gayner, formerly vice president and general manager of the Gayner Glass Works, Salem, N. J., will become the active head of the company and factory. Mr. Gayner is reported to have acquired a substantial financial interest in the Lynchburg factory. Plans are underway to resume operations some time in September. In addition to making a complete line of containers, the factory will also produce glass insulators.

New officers of the company are: N. D. Eller, president; J. W. Gayner, vice president and general manager; W. H. Lloyd, secretary and treasurer. Directors of the company, including prominent business men of Lynchburg, are C. M. Guggenheimer, J. D. Owen, C. S. Snidow, R. C. Watts, D. H. Dillard, John Victor, W. H. Lloyd, J. W. Gayner and N. D. Eller.


Keywords:Gayner Glass Works : Lynchburg Glass Corporation : Lynchburg Glass Works
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:September 10, 2007 by: David Wiecek;