By Lorene McCormick Burkhart
Lorene Burkhart used to be a pioneer within the company international, changing into the 1st girl named head of an incredible division for Borden's meals, that of recent Product improvement. She held a variety of different positions in American firms ahead of commencing to write, modifying an Indianapolis journal and founding her personal publishing corporation. This e-book lines this philanthropic civic leader's historical past as a small city farm lady close to Vincennes Indiana and is stuffed with the wealthy tradition of southern Indiana.
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My family was nontraditional, however, and my life has continued to be nontraditional in ways that have amazed me. But in spite of the forces that drive me along unexpected routes, at heart I am and will always be a farm girl. CHAPTER 1 Genes and Geography The Creation of Character When my father, Clarence James McCormick, died on January 30, 1983, news of his passing made the front page of the Knox County Daily News, along with a story of his life that occupied one-third of page seven. His obituary also appeared in The Indianapolis Star and The Indianapolis News and several other state and regional publications.
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Optimism picked up as people’s lives moved on to better times, and numerous new products hit the market with brand names such as Wheaties, Heinz, Frigidaire, and Maxwell House, names that are still famous today. Newspapers cost only two or three cents each and you could mail a letter with a three-cent postage stamp. Sports were just as popular then as they are now. In 1934, the St. Louis Cardinals won the World Series, and the New York Giants were the pro football champs. 863 mph); Wyoming took the NCAA basketball championship and Minnesota held the title for college football.