Ever Ready Company 1899

industry:
Inventor,
Manufacturer of electrical goods
Nationality:
American
based:
New York city, New York state, United States

founded by russian immigrant Akiba Horowitz based in America. he was born in Minsk and was emmergrated to America in 1891 where he changed his name to Conrad Hubert. He began by manufacturing electric novelties such as flashing necktie pins and flashlights under the company name the American Electrical Novelty and Manufacturing Company.The products were marketed under the title of 'Ever Ready'. In 1905, Hubert changed the name again to 'The American Ever Ready Company' 1n 1914 the name was shortened to Ever Ready