The Clay Worker Volume 69-70

The Clay Worker Volume 69-70

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...second hand brick machinery. The Elk Mountain Brick Company of Ashville, N. C., was incorporated recently with $50,000, and has taken over the Grace Brick Works. George C. Shehan is president, J. W. Wolfe, vice-president and Guy Weaver, secretary of the concern. The Manatee River Pottery Company of Bradentown, Fla., has been incorporated with $10,000 capital to establish a pottery for the manufacture of articles from plastic clay from the dellosits along the Manatee River. H. S. Glazier is president, and S. A. Bean, Secretary of the concern. Harold S. Maddock, formerly vice-president of the Thomas Maddock Sons Pottery Co., of Trenton, N. J., who enlisted in the army with a goodly number of the pottery employes last year, and took up his duties as a private with the rest M318 boys, has been granted a commission as Second Lieutenant, and is now stationed at Camp Dix. The dyke surrounding the south excavation pit of the A. P. Green Fire Brick Company, Mexico, Mo., was broken by the "TflW_0f a creek which flows near the hole, due to a cloudburst which filled the st-ream to overflowing, and the embankment gave way under the heavy water pressure. Scores of glfillldworked all night to reinforce the walls. The water surSevem8ld.a steam shovel to a height of five or six feet, and ""5 were Dut out of commission. the: sfimmon with nearly all clayworkers who are doing various 225110115 patriotic lines, a number of brick men in canmaig: is f "18 wvlltry aided in the Third Liberty Loan the daily Y 1191111115 defray the expense of advertisments in in comes olzapers boosting the loan. Among those who sent & Tile Com such ads are Warren DeRosay of the Corry Brick for his d1smP'?1Y-Cvrry. Pa., and who is Fuel...show more

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  • Paperback | 502 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 26mm | 889g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236920481
  • 9781236920485