Previously, had worked in Arcade in a dress shop. Then went on the road selling gloves. Formed partnership with another drummer and sold crackers and baked goods and then opened a men`s clothing store in Franklinville in 1912, selling his interest in 1913. He later opened the first 5 cent to $1.00 store in Franklinville, and still later opened another men`s furnishing store in 1940.
Survived by a sister, Mrs. Charles THRALL. Cuba (which sister?)