Jane Phillips is a successful glass and china designer. While living in West Virginia, she worked for Fostoria Glass Company designing plates and cups. She took a similar job at Heisey Glass in Newark, and in her spare time designed for the Crooksville China Company. One of her designs, Gray-lure, was very popular. She has a son, Douglas. 
- Hazel Kirk, “Mrs. Phillips, Newark, Wins National Attention With Her Design For China,” Newark Advocate (Newark, OH).