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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Lloyd Groff was born in Hadley Township, Michigan back in 1881. He studied engineering at the Michigan Agricultural College now (Michigan State University) in East Lansing.After graduation, he worked for the Baldwin Locomotive Works followed by electrical companies in Philadelphia, Spokane and De...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Cyrus Peirce was born in Waltham, Massachusetts back in 1790 to Isaac and Hannah. He went to Framingham Academy and then at Harvard. While in his sophomore year he began teaching in nearby West Newton.He graduated from Harvard in 1810. Moving to Nantucket Island taking charge of a private school ...

By Paula Prince, Top 10% Grossing REALTOR in NWA
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Journey)
Comments 2
  Coming Soon!  Will be Listed May 16th, $166,000Labor of Love! Updated and move-in ready. Complete with renovated 4 Seasons room w/ new windows, flooring - heated and cooled, upscale skylight with solar motor and remot is just one of the crowd pleasing features. Newer ( installed in 2014) dual- ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 13
Charles Weldon was born in Dickens County, Texas back in 1915 to Charles and Mattie, I assume he was a Jr, but I’m not sure. Anyway, onward we go. As a teenager, he broke horses for the United States government during WWII in Oklahoma.After the war, he opened two leather goods businesses in Tulsa...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
Hannibal Hamlin was born in Paris, Massachusetts back in 1809 to Cyrus and Anna. He attended district schools and Hebron Academy. He was admitted to the bar in 1833 where he set up his practice in Hampden, Maine.In 1835, he began his political career being elected to the Main House of Representat...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Val Allen was born in Ogden, Utah Territory back in 1895.  He graduated from Ogden High School and went on to Cornell University studying law and engineering.  He also worked at his grandfather’s shop (more on that later).  In 1918, he was commissioned as a second lieutenant with the United State...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Gayla Henderson was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma back in 1943. She graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Education degree and became a teacher. She left that profession and owned her own advertising firm for 15 years.She is married to Cliff and they have a daughter Sydne...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Daniel Frank was born in Fremont, Michigan back in 1898 to Frank and Pauline. Educated at St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy in Delafield, Wisconsin attending from 1913 to 1916. He served in WWI and at the end of the war he attended Babson College of business.He was hired at Fremont Canning...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Vicente was born in Palos de la Frontera, crown of Castile circa 1462 (actual date of birth is unknown) to Martin and Mayor. Between 1477 to 1479 records indicate he was a privateer with his brother Martin Alonso. By 1492 he was living in nearby Moguer moving again to in 1502 to Seville.The last ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Aline Elizabeth was born in Norfolk, Virginia back in 1906 to Charles and Ida. After high school, she went on to further education receiving a Master of Science degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1935.While attending college, she began working as a science instructor in the public-scho...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Delbert Ray was born in Tamms, Illinois back in 1924 to Elbert and Emma. An undergraduate at Southern Illinois University was interrupted during WWII. After the war, he went to the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he received his Ph. D in mathematics in 1951.After graduation, he worked for t...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Elisha Matthew was born in Acadia, Florida back in 1918. I do not have any information about his parents, upbringing or much of anything else, that is except for the rest of the story, so, let’s get to it.He made his playing debut in 1939 with the Americus Pioneers which was a Brooklyn Dodgers mi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 11
Paavo Johannes was born in Turku, Finland back in 1897 to Johan and Matilda. His father died in 1910 and one of his sisters Lahja a year later. He left school at 12 to help his family financially working as a errand boy for a bakery.Pushing the bakery carts up the steep slopes in Turku is what he...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 12
Auguste and Louis Lumiere were born in Besancon, France back in 1862 and 1864 respectively to Charles and Jeanne. The family moved to Lyon in 1870. Both educated at the La Martiniere which was the largest technical in Lyon at the time.Their father owned a small factory producing photographic plat...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
William W. Abercrombie was born in Medford, Oregon back in 1914. Sorry I don’t have any information about his parents or schooling however, what I can tell you is the rest of the story. So, let’s get to it.He enlisted in the Naval Reserve at Kansas City, Kansas in August of 1940 he was eliminated...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 12
Clarence was born in Anaheim, California back in 1909 to Monte and Harriet. His parents were owners of a successful orange grove in Fullerton, California.At an early age, he started showing an interest in tinkering with electronics. When he was 14 his uncle sent him, a box filled with discarded r...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Pick up that phone.One of my jobs as broker is of course to try and recruit agents to our agency. In the past I, have always sent out an email for those agents who had a closing the day before. Recently instead of sending out those emails I’ve picked up the phone and made a call to the agent. So ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 14
James Jabara was born in Muskogee, Oklahoma back in 1923. He joined the Boy Scouts eventually becoming an Eagle Scout. He worked at his parent’s grocery store while attending Wichita North High School in Wichita, Kansas. He stood a whopping five feet five inches tall and had to wear corrective ey...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Helen Lamond was born in Melbourne, Australia back in 1941 to Maxwell and Stella.  Her father was a Sergeant in the Australian Army serving in New Guinea at the time of her birth.  He also served during the Korean War.  At the tender age of 4 she was involved in a vaudeville act where she sang an...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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We had chicken sautéed in butter tonight with mac/n/cheese. My wife trimmed the chicken breast and set the scraps to the side to cook later for the dogs. After supper, she was watching television in the living room. I was in the office working on the computer and watching television. I kept think...

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