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  Administration John T Higgins [1] Jay Kraus [3] A. A. Anderson Charles A Rubovitz Joe Graser Robert Putter In 1940 the company announced t...

Harmony Company Employees

 

Administration

John T Higgins [1]

Jay Kraus [3]

A. A. Anderson
Charles A Rubovitz
Joe Graser
Robert Putter







In 1940 the company announced that it would cease production and began searching for a purchaser [4]. In 1941, Jay Kraus, the president, purchased the company and moved the factory from 1738-54 North Lawndale Avenue to 3631-3633 South Racine Avenue [3].
  • President: 
    • William J. T. Schultz [5]
    • (1930s-1940) Jay Kraus [2]
    • (1941-?) John T Higgins [1]
  • Vice President:
    • (?-1925) J. R. Stewart [5]
    • (1925-1930s) Jay Kraus [5]
  • Secretary
    • L. M. Viner [5]
  • Credit Manager: A. A. Anderson c.1940 [1]
  • Merchandising, Designing, and Sales: Charles "Chuck" A Rubovitz  c.1940 [1]
  • Head of Factory Operations: Joe Graser c.1940 [1]
  • New York representative and head of Eastern sales: Robert Putter c.1940 [1]

Staff

  • Assistant secretary, Catherine Barkoulies [6]



Sources

[1] https://presto.arcade-museum.com/PRESTO-1940-2293/33/
[2] https://presto.arcade-museum.com/PRESTO-1939-2291/19/
[3] https://presto.arcade-museum.com/PRESTO-1941-2298/31/
[4] https://presto.arcade-museum.com/PRESTO-1940-2297/29/
[5] https://mtr.arcade-museum.com/MTR-1925-80-16/39/
[6] https://www.madeinchicagomuseum.com/single-post/harmony-company/

 

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