A little history about the pocket watches made by Junghans Company.Below you will find some time tables for a better overview.The data was obtained form the "Zeittafel der Entstehung und Entwicklung der Uhrenfabriken Gebrüder Junghans AG. in Schramberg vom Jahre 1859 an." Gesammelt und bearbeitet von Dr. Ing. e. h. Dr. phil. Oskar Junghans, Oberstleutnant a. D. von Zeppelin, Dip. Ing. Lothar Teuffel.The book covers 1859 until 1926.1861 - Junghans Company founding in Schramberg, Germany1883 - first trials with pocket watches in Schramberg1888 - five star Junghans trademark established1890 - second trial with pocket watches, eight star Junghans trademark established1893 - third trial with pocket watches using 2 half automatic tooth-wheel machines from the American Watch Company Co. Waltham1903 - first pocket watch J1 produced together with Thomas Haller1904 - Junghans has factories in: Schramberg, Rottenburg, Ebensee, Venedig, Paris, Schwenningen, Deißlingen and Lauterbach.1904 - annual production 4200000 Clocks.1906 - pocket alarm watch J51907 - Radium as illuminating compound1907 - Moritz Sandoz from Le Locle, Switzerland was the machining engineer for the pocket watch production, 15. Sep. 1907 until 30. Sep. 19101907 - start of the final pocket watch production with the J81910 - production of the pocket watch J91911 - 21. August, company name changed to "Gebrüder Junghans AG."1911 - 28. September, silver medal for Arturo Junghans at the exhibition in Turin1911 - enamel face production start in Schramberg1911 - production of the pocket alarm watch J101911 - new factory built for pocket watches in Schwenningen, Germany1912 - start of sell of pocket watches "made in Schramberg"1914 - pocket watch "Meisterwerke" J13, J15, J16, J171914 - after outbreak of war a huge demand in "Radium" pocket watches, almost no clocks sold1916 - building of the "Terrassenbau" for pocket watch and mechanical cannon fuse production1920 - November, start of the jewels production for pocket watches1923 - September, the new pocket watch enamel face building ready1923 - December, production of the 3 jewels pocket watch J311924 - January, production of the stopwatch J291924 - May, average daily pocket watch production 500 and pocket alarm watches 1001924 - October, production of the pocket alarm watch J361925 - October, production of the pocket watch J351926 - July, pocket watch balance round off (Arrondiermaschine) introduced, production of the pocket watch J381926 - separation of operation within the pocket watch production resulting in a huge increase in efficiencyExtract from the Junghans pocket watch catalog 1914:"8 factories, 4500 Employees and workman, 15000 clocks produced daily, 12000000 Mark working capital"Extract from the Junghans catalog 1923:"7000 Employees and workman, daily output 15000 clocks and watches"