Clerk St. Louis Drayage Company, 1893-1894. With various railroads, 1894-1902. With Columbia Terminals corporation since 1902, now Chairman of the Board.
Organized Mississippi Valley Barge line 1929, president 1929-1947, Chairman of the Board since 1947. Director of Mercantile Commerce Bank & Trust Company, Mercantile Commerce National Bank. President Laclede Gas Light Company Former president St. Louis Community Fund.
Director Young Men’s Christian Association. Chairman of the Board Governmental Research Institute, trustee Central Institute for the Deaf Presbyterian Orphanage of Missouri.
Born March 20, 1876