News of the Manufacturers

Issue 10 and Volume 107.

News of the Manufacturers Quaker-Pioneer Merge Operations The West Coast operations of Quaker Rubber Corporation and its recent acquisition, Pioneer Rubber Mills, Pittsburg, California, will be merged at once under the name Quaker Pioneer Rubber Mills, Division of H. K. Porter Company, Inc., according to an announcement by G. A. Dauphinais, Vice-President and General Manager. Quaker Pioneer Rubber Mills will handle all the sales, manufacturing, and service operations of both companies in ten Western states. The Pioneer and Quaker sales organizations will be combined in the East and operated under the Quaker Rubber Corporation. Portable 1000-Gallon Reservoir Though on the market for but a comparatively short time, the new portable, 1000-gallon Fol-Da-Tank water reservoir is gaining acceptance in rural fire districts where water supply is a problem. The tank was designed to meet the hard usage fire fighting equipment is called upon to give. The frame of 3/4inch welded steel…

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