Company-
owned Branches




New Manhattan Depot at  61st Street and York Avenue, opened in 1960


RED BANK, NJ_______________________
Managers:
K. B. Hemming (1956)
Sal Trentacoste (1963)
Dan Neglia, manager (1964)


NEW YORK CITY__________________________________________________
  • 295 Madison Avenue
  • 24-16 Bridge Plaza, L. I. City  
  • 61st and York (1960)

  
ALBANY, NY___________________________________________
 George M. Mahoney, Manager (1941)


BUFFALO, NY
Herbert B. O'Connor, Manager (1938)

"1780 Elmwood Ave"
was the same address as a later independent Ballantine distributor, "A & B of Buffalo, Inc." owned by Richard P. MacGowan, announced in 1950, later known as "Beer and Ale of Buffalo, Inc".






Similar to Buffalo and Syracuse branches, Albany eventually switched to private ownership, known as "Cream of Malt".

HICKSVILLE, NY ______________________________________________
 
JAMESTOWN, NY_________________________________________________
Erie Railroad Bldg., 325 Chandler St.

Manager - W. H. Kane (1940)

Same facility later run as Ballantine distributor
Empire Foods, Inc. (also in Elmira, NY).

KINGSTON/TILLSON, NY____________________________________________
"Four county area, including Kingston,
Poughkeepsie, Newburgh and
other cities"

---"Field Court, Kingston"

Managers:
Fred A. Gibbs -  (1951-1955)
John McGerr (1968)
 

ROCHESTER, NY_______________________________________________

SYRACUSE, NY____________________________________________________
Same address as later Ballantine distributor Paul A. Luchini.




HARTFORD/NEW HAVEN/WETHERSFIELD, CONNECTICUT
According to this American Brewer article, P. Ballantine & Son operated a distribution center in Hartford until early 1938 out of the former Fischer brewery.  In 1936, the license for the depot was in the name of Raymond B. Woolson.


HAMDEN/
FAIRFIELD, CONNECTICUT
____________________________
210 Black Rock Turnpike
 
Managers:
John W. Higgins (1968)
William Courcey (1966)
Maxwill Bassler (1965)

                                                                                                                                                                   WASHINGTON, D.C.____________________________________________
Normal L. Shelton, manager (1960)


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS______________________
471 West Erie Street






BALTIMORE, MARYLAND___________________
Matt Mairs, Manager (1958 - 1960)
closed 1965




PORTSMOUTH, NEW HAMPSHIRE_____________________________________

CRANSTON, RHODE ISLAND_______________________________________


PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND______________________________________







No info - branches supposedly existed in the following states, according to several newspaper mentions and National Labor Relations Board publications (below) over the years:

MAINE

VERMONT
Hornell (NY) Empire Branch (?)
FLORIDA (Sanford, Jacksonville)
CALIFORNIA
TENNESSEE


Fred A. Gibbs - 1955
Head of Company Branches


















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