Finding aid to the East Palestine Rubber Company, Inc. Stock Certificate

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JONES MEMORIAL LIBRARY
2311 Memorial Avenue
Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
(434) 846-0501
EAST PALESTINE RUBBER COMPANY, INC. STOCK CERTIFICATE
The collection consists of one stock certificate and one bonus bond from The East
Palestine Rubber Company, East Palestine, Ohio. The certificate is for four shares of the
company issued to Robert Winfree issued on May 7, 1917, and is signed by Emmett (?) L. Lynn,
president and B.C. Tunism (?), treasurer. The bonus bond certifies that the owner of the shares
of capital stock will be entitled to buy, “for his personal use only,” tires and tubes manufactured
by the company for a registered automobile “at the actual cost of manufacture” as long as the
stock is owned.
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EAST PALESTINE RUBBER COMPANY, INC.
The East Palestine Rubber Company was incorporated in East Palestine, Ohio, by April
1912, with an original capital stock of $50,000. The company made rubber tires and other
rubber products. The principal officers were Wilmer Dunbar, president, A.S. Mauk, vicepresident and Abram Hartley, secretary-treasurer. By 1917, the company had a capital stock of
$1,000,000. The president was Emmett (?) Lyon and the treasurer was B.C. Tunism (?).

MS1099

Dublin Core

Title

Finding aid to the East Palestine Rubber Company, Inc. Stock Certificate

Subject

finding aids
East Palestine (Ohio)
Rubber
Certificates

Description

Finding aid to the East Palestine Rubber Company, Inc. stock certificate held at Jones Memorial Library. The company was incorporated in East Palestine, Ohio by April 1912. The certificate is for four shares, issued on May 7, 1917.

Creator

George M. Jones Memorial Library

Publisher

George M. Jones Memorial Library

Date

2023

Rights

George M. Jones Memorial Library

Format

PDF (Computer file format)

Language

English

Identifier

MS1099FA

Citation

George M. Jones Memorial Library, “Finding aid to the East Palestine Rubber Company, Inc. Stock Certificate,” Digital Collections, accessed June 16, 2024, https://digitaljones.omeka.net/items/show/117.