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July 10, 1914

VILLA RETURNS FUNDS.; Only Evidence of Reported Adjustment of Difference with Carranza.

EL PASO, Texas, July 9. — The Mexican situation here today was extremely puzzling. 334 more words

John Davison Rockefeller - His Early Life

Rockefeller was the eldest son born in Richford, New York, to con artist William Avery “Bill” Rockefeller and Eliza Davison. Bill was first a lumberman and then a traveling salesman who identified himself as a “botanic physician” and sold elixirs. 747 more words

People Of The Past

The Story of Leaded Gasoline

This may be a bit far afield for the Trash Blog, but it’s an interesting story and it concerns a waste product, so here we go: 668 more words


1951 Photos Show Hanneman's Standard Station at Mauston

Before embarking on his long sales career, David D. Hanneman (1933-2007) briefly owned and operated a Standard Oil gasoline station at the corner of Union and State streets in Mauston, Wisconsin. 207 more words