Boston & Sandwich Glass Company closes

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Electrical World

New York, NY, United States
vol. 11, no. 8, p. 98, col. 1-2


NEW ENGLAND NOTES.


BRANCH OFFICE OF THE ELECTRICAL WORLD

48 Congress Street, Boston, Feb. 18, 1888.

"Shut Down" of an Arc Globe Factory.

A dispatch from Sandwich, Mass., dated Feb. 14, reads as follows: At a meeting of the directors of the Boston & Sandwich Glass Company at Boston yesterday afternoon, it was voted to close the works there. General Manager Spurr ordered the firemen not to put on more coal, and the fires will be allowed to go out. The decorating, cutting, etching and other deparments will be closed on Saturday next.

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Keywords:Electrical Glass Corporation : Pennycuick
Researcher notes:Electrical Glass Corp. purchased this glassworks in October 1889 to make insulators.
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 16, 2009 by: Bob Stahr;