Also the location of non-profit, The American Toy Marble Museum, since1990, now located at Lock 3 Park in Downtown Akron, former site of The American Marble & Toy Manufacturing Company.: proper name. This company evolved into The Akron Stone Marble Company with its marbleworks located in nearby Boston, Ohio.: noun. The process involved pouring a thin layer of glaze in a pan or sheet of metal and then rolling a stoneware marble through the glaze; moving the marble onto other sheets with different colored glazes. (1892-1898) Located in Boston, Ohio, seven miles north of Akron on the Ohio & Erie Canal. These marbles appear similar in appearance to limestone marbles from Germany (also see,) but these marbles were manufactured from a blue-gray shale found in throughout the Cuyahoga River Valley and are therefore easy to identify. A marble; made from Saxony stone as a rule; the bob alley was also called a Tom-troller, and was used to bob with, being larger than the other alleys, which were usually employed as snappers or shooters.This was one of a number of marbleworks started by Samuel C. A marble; a term coined by collectors to identify stoneware marbles glazed in multiple colors and in abstract patterns, appearing in some cases like random stripes of different colors; as if inspired by the artist/painter Jackson Pollock; the result of a simple coloring process, patented by A. These were made by The American Marble & Toy Manufacturing Company until 1904. intended to produce toy banks (the type unknown,) began by manufactured Little Brown Jugsas a campaign novelty for the 1884 US Presidential election and the first toy marbles turned out in the United States.: proper name. A glass marble company founded by Lawrence Alley in Paden City, West Virginia in 1929; also operated in Sistersville, Pennsboro and St. (Steele.)a players term for a real marble, one made of marble, actually alabaster, also called Marble Marbles; and what were called real taws, of pink marble, with dark red veins, blood allies, were preferred to all others. A players name for an unglazed porcelain marble handsomely marbled with blue; a type referred to in the historical record as a Jasper. were partners in the formation of this company, believed to be at the site of Lock 3 in Akron, later, in 1891, the site of The American Marble & Toy Manufacturing Company; then Sam and A. parted ways and Sam started another marbleworks further north on Main St.manufactured by The M. Christensen & Son Company from 1905 to 1917 in Akron, Ohio; one of the most highly prized marbles in the hobby.
The two hands come together so the marble is now balanced on the right and left sides by both forefingers and resting lightly on the middle finger of the left hand.
There is no rule that can make you stop babying, so the other players always try ridicule.
This never succeeded to any extent, though it eases the minds of the unsuccessful player when another boy is skinning the ring by babying. Act of striking a defensive marble with a taw that is rebounding.
Dyke upon his leaving as Superintendent of The American Marble & Toy Manufacturing Company in 1892. When deposits of excellent quality sand for glass making was discovered just outside of Akron, in the early 1890s, this glass sand manufacturing company was founded; the company pioneered the development of sandstone crushing machinery; after a fire and litigation, was appointed receiver by the bank; Leighton turned the company around and made it profitable, much to the delight of the bankers; produced fine glass sands for Ohio and Midwest glass factories. Origin uncertain; perhaps a diminutive of alabaster; qualified etymology accepted by Webster's New International Dictionary (2nd ed.) and the American College Dictionary (New York, 1947); may have had origin in the game of bowling (see 1 above). (ROBERTS) Also, the term croton refers to a plant with variegated (different colors) leaves. were at times partners and at times fierce competitors. It is a hand-gathered, machine-made marble using the rare oxblood color of glass.
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, one of Americas finest castles, now stands upon this site. Jaspers are a variegated white-bodied stoneware with different colored lines of blue, green and rarely pink, running through the body of the marble. Also called an immie or imitation agate in the historic record; cornelian is an antiquated spelling of the more modern usage carnelian.