Neil Tillotson http://nhpr.org en Latex Manufacturing To Resume in North Country http://nhpr.org/post/latex-manufacturing-resume-north-country <p>In some good news for the North Country an old family business is coming back to life.&nbsp;&nbsp;NHPR&rsquo;s Chris Jensen reports.</p><p>Starting in 1931 Neil Tillotson made his fortune manufacturing natural latex products including balloons and later gloves.</p><p>That allowed him to purchase the Balsams Grand Resort.</p><p>Tillotson died in 2001 and a &nbsp;latex plant located near the resort closed in 2010.</p><p>But Tillotson&rsquo;s son, Rick, purchased the equipment and recently bought a 103,000 square foot building in Colebrook.</p> Mon, 21 May 2012 23:10:27 +0000 Chris Jensen 5279 at http://nhpr.org