H. C. Fry Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Year Book and Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 109,115, col. 1



Pressed and Blown Ware Plants in the United

States and Canada.


On the following pages will be found the companies manufacturing lime and flint glassware, both pressed and blown, for all purposes. After the name of the company and the names of its officers will be found the factory capacity and the kinds of ware made.

A brief classification of principal products giving merely the name and location of companies also is included. Also appended is a list of glass decorators, including independent shops as well as manufacturers operating decorating departments.

Fry Glass Co., H. C., Rochester, Pa.

S. C. Stebbins, president; G. K. Fry, vice president; W. D. Mitchener, assistant treasurer; Charles Betz, chemist; James H. Ambrose, factory manager. 3 furnaces, 46 pots, 2 continuous tanks, 10 rings; 1 day tank, 2 rings. Plain and decorated table [sic] tableware, tumblers, stemware, and fountain goods, light and heavy cut glass, Fry's "Pearl Oven" glass, colored glass, lenses, reflectors, cylinders, and private mould work.


Keywords:H. C. Fry Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:November 24, 2009 by: Bob Stahr;