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Title The Kecoscope, Vol. 5, No. 88, Oct. 5, 1956. Old Guard Issue 1956. Issued by Keuffel & Esser Co., Hoboken.
Object Name Newsletter
Catalog Number 2010.052.0003
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Gift in memory of William J. Momberger by Mary Ellen Momberger.
Scope & Content Old Guard Issue 1956. The Kecoscope, Vol. 5, No. 88, Oct. 5, 1956. Published by the Keuffel & Esser Co., Hoboken, N.J.. Digital images only: house organ, 8-1/2" x 11" high, 5 leaves, 10 pp., illustrated.

This copy belonged to William Momberger, a Keuffel & Esser employee 1931-1967, who was an inductee into the Old Guard at a dinner on Oct. 4, 1956 at a dinner ceremony. A photograph and short biography for Momberger is printed on page 4. See archives 2010.052.0001 for the program for that event and 2010.052.0004 for the next issue of The Kecoscope with photos and a small article about the dinner.

The Old Guard, 25 year employees of the company, were honored and inducted into the group and featured in a copy of the company's newsletter (as seen here) and sometimes in a separate commemorative booklet. Also listed is the one new member of the Golden Guard, 50-year employees. See notes for the names of the new members as well as the unlisted, but other current members of the Golden Guard.
Notes Golden Guard

William Ferber
John J. Hamm
George P. Stumpf
Paul A. Bauman
August Suden, Sr.
Frederick Borjes
Albert C. Stuhr [new member 1956]

Old Guard New Members - 1956

William J. Bomberger
Gustav Lieb
Michele Perricone
Paul Schroeder
Lawrence Kratz
Allister L. Baker
Ernest Poerksen
People Momberger, William J.
Date 1956-1956
Year Range from 1956
Year Range to 1956
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Caption pg [1] front cover
Imagefile 078\20100520003.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Business & Commerce
Social & Personal Activity