AMES, ALFRED A. - Born in Minneapolis, Minn,, Dec. 12, 1863. He received his education in the public schools
and in the Curtis Business College in his native town He came to Chicago in June, 1884, but only remained a few
months. The next few years were spent in travel, and in 1889 he returned to Chicago and engaged in the loan and
investment business. He is a popular member of several social and athletic clubs, and in business has a reputation
which promises well for the future. He is the manager and editor of the Chicago Commercial Gazette and publisher
of the John A. Tolman Co. Price List. Mr. Ames is married and has a family of three boys and one girl.
The Handbook of Chicago Biography
Edited by John J Flinn.
The Standard Guide Company
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Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906