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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 12
Here is a mystery for you.Joanna Baker was born in New Rochelle, Illinois back in 1862 to Ridley and Mary. Both of her parents were teachers and linguists. At the tender age of 4 she was fluent in Greek, Latin and French as well as the English language. A little later she also picked up German. B...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Thomas Baines was born in King’s Lynn, Norfolk back in 1820. At 22 he left England landing in South Africa working for a while in Cape Town as a scenic and portrait artist. He was an official war artist during the Eight Frontier War for the British Army. In 1855-57 the Royal Geographical Society ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Rudolf Heinrich was born in Rodalben, Palatinate, Germany back in 1922 to Leo and Lotte. At 14 he was expelled from school because of his ancestry. He had to attend an all-Jewish school.in 1938, just two months prior to Kristallnacht the family moved to New York City. He worked in a factory for $...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 9
Christmas is over!  Business is back!  I'm glad.          But while looking through some of my old things, I came across this picture.  Searcy Board of REALTORS used to be called White Woodruff Co BOARD of REALTORS.  I became President in 1989 and it was still called White - Woodruff Co but short...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 18
Donald Coleman was born in Rotherham, Yorkshire, England back in 1901. He attended Rotherham Grammar School and The Leys School in Cambridge. He went on to earn his Bachelor degree in Engineering at the University of Sheffield, graduating in 1923.After graduation, he worked as a civil servant in ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 15
Waightstill Avery was born in Groton, Connecticut back in 1741. He enrolled in Yale around 1763 but only stayed for two years because of the oppressive discipline and the college’s unpopular president. He and fellow student later to become a Justice of the Supreme Court Oliver Ellsworth transferr...

By Faith Marshall, "If it's on or near Beaver Lake, WE sell it!"
(LAKE COUNTRY REALTY)
Comments 0
Today marks 12 years Faith Marshall has owned LAKE COUNTRY REALTY. Today also marks Faith's 15th year as being a realtor.I am very proud of the accomplishments my office has made.Last year we sold over $15 million, which is an unheard of amount in our area. We broke the record for Garfield.We kno...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 18
Clara Gregory Baer was born in Algiers, Louisiana back in 1863 to Hamilton and Ellen. She graduated from high school in Louisville, Kentucky, enrolling at the Emerson School of Oratory, the Boston School of Expression and the Posse Normal School of Physical Education in Boston. After graduation, ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
Isaac Babbitt was born in Taunton, Massachusetts back in 1799. I can’t find anything written about him prior to 1824. He was a goldsmith by trade, who also experimented with metal alloys. In 1834, he moved to Boston where he worked at the South Boston Iron Company. While at the South Boston Iron ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 15
Oswald Theodore was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia back in 1877 to Francis and Elizabeth. When he was 10 the family moved to New York City. After graduating from high school, he attended college studying music. He switched to medicine earning his medical degree starting his practice in 1904.There i...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 16
Frederick Bean was born in Taylor, Texas back in 1908 to George and Mary. He graduated from North Dallas High School, after graduation he studied at the Chicago Art Institute. In 1928, he moved to Los Angeles where he found menial jobs. You could find him working at a warehouse, at the local dock...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
Nancy Langhorne was born in Danville, Virginia back in 1879 to Chiswell and Nancy. When she was thirteen her father moved the family to Albemarle County, Virginia. She was sent to a finishing school in New York City, where she met and later married her first husband Robert. They were married for ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 17
Yasha Asley was born in Leicester, United Kingdom back in 2003. He lived exclusively with his father. At the ripe old age of seven he took a six module of Advanced-Level of math, at eight he is the youngest person in the world to achieve grade A at Advanced-Level Mathematics, scoring 100% and 99%...

By Nicole Nark, Real estate agent serving Central Arkansas
(Nicole Nark - iRealty Arkansas)
Comments 1
Have you ever lived in a neighborhood where one of the homes for sale seems to sit for an especiallylong time with fewer and fewer people viewing it? It’s a nice enough home, right? Lots of curb appealand you’ve seen the interior and it’s delightful. So, why isn’t it selling? In a word? Overprice...

By Nicole Nark, Real estate agent serving Central Arkansas
(Nicole Nark - iRealty Arkansas)
Comments 0
Have you ever lived in a neighborhood where one of the homes for sale seems to sit for an especiallylong time with fewer and fewer people viewing it? It’s a nice enough home, right? Lots of curb appealand you’ve seen the interior and it’s delightful. So, why isn’t it selling? In a word? Overprice...

By Nicole Nark, Real estate agent serving Central Arkansas
(Nicole Nark - iRealty Arkansas)
Comments 1
Have you ever lived in a neighborhood where one of the homes for sale seems to sit for an especiallylong time with fewer and fewer people viewing it? It’s a nice enough home, right? Lots of curb appealand you’ve seen the interior and it’s delightful. So, why isn’t it selling? In a word? Overprice...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
Nan Jeanne Aspinwall was born in in New York back in 1880. Sorry I don’t have any information as to her upbringing, but I’ve seen this before. Somewhere along the line she married, but I don’t have his first name either. She worked as an oriental dancer, horsewoman, sharpshooter and roper. On the...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
Francis William was born in Harborne, England back in 1877 to William and Fanny. After finishing high school at Harborne Vicarage he enrolled in Mason College. He received a scholarship to the University of Birmingham, graduating in 1910 with a Bachelor’s in Applied/Pure Science and a Doctorate i...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 7
This is Old Blue.We assume that Old Blue was a real favorite cow of Dr. J. D. Patterson's.  Dr. Patterson lived in Searcy, was a dentist for approximately 60 years, ran a large cattle farm, and started in the 60's to crown cow's teeth   That made him famous!He appeared on "To Tell the Truth" TV s...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 16
Emik Avakian was born in Tabriz, Persia back in 1924. He was born with a severe case of cerebral palsy however this did not affect his cognitive abilities. The family moved several times seeking medical assistance for him. They finally settled in New York City where he became a naturalized citize...

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