The Encyclopedia of Texas (Classic Reprint)

The Encyclopedia of Texas (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Encyclopedia of Texas He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, January 4, 1888 where his father, H. M. Saylor is interested in the cooperage business. His mother is Mrs. 'sarah (graves) Saylor. He gained his education by attending the public and high schools of his native city where he began his business career associated with his father. In 1912 he came to Dallas as the representative for the Certainteed Products Com pany and remained in that position until 1916. He then accepted a position as manager for the Crazy Well Water Company of Mineral Wells, but after a comparatively short term of service returned to the roofing business by taking a position with the Barrett Company in Dallas, and remained with them for one year. His next work was with the Oak Cliff Paper Mills, Dallas. After continuing in this work until the spring of 1919, he joined the O. O. Buckelew Roofing Company in Dallas and in the same year bought them out. On May lst, 1920 he consolidated his interest with the Lydick Company, became vice president of the company, and manager of the Dallas end of the business. On November lst, 1917 he was married to Miss Sarah F. Coon of Missouri and they now reside at 3809 Bowser Avenue, Dallas. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 800 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 40mm | 1,048g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243104014
  • 9780243104017