Mather & Platt - France
1922 S.A. Mather & Platt
Business Luncheon at the Café de la Paix
- On March 24th, Sir John
Wormald, the first Chairman of Mather & Platt
S.A. and Mr. Loris Emerson Mather, Director of
the Board of the
- French Company, crossed to
France to take part in an informal inauguration
of the French Company and hold the first full
- S.A. Mather & Platt -
France - was incorporated in 1921.
- All the
representatives came from their respective
Mr. Jules Erny
(also a Director) from Mulhouse
(later Chairman of the Company Jules Erny,
Ingénieur-Constructeur, Fire sprinklers system of
Mr. C. Blum, from Marseille and Baron
François Roissard de Bellet from Paris
Mr. T. Hume (the Chief of Construction
in the North of France, from ROUBAIX)
- Mr. V. L.
Grasser and Monsieur L. Lyon,
from Brussels and Mr. R. F. Kindersley,
from Lille (later Chairman of M+P France)
The only member of the staff who was missing was Mr.
R. Hilton who was
- engaged on that
date in measuring up a job near Biarritz. (See "People"
- Article extract reporting
the luncheon ...
- Regret was expressed that
Mr. Mather had to go back so soon
- and Mr. Potter hoped that
they would see him Paris again soon.
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- Food Machinery,
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