Biography of Walter J. Bemb
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BEMB, Walter Jacob, automobiles; born, Essling, Germany, May 17, 1885; son of Jacob and Louise (Krimmel) Bemb; educated in public schools, Germany and Detroit; unmarried. Came to America, 1893; began active career with L. Bemb Floral Co., and learned florists' business; in employ of William E. Metzger & Co., automobiles, etc., 1901-5; then with the Standard Automobile Co., 1905-6, Ford Motor Co., 1906-7, J. H. Brady Auto Co., 1907-10, and Hudson Motor Co., 1910-12; associated with L. J. Robinson summer of 1912 in organization of the Bemb Robinson Co., Hudson motor cars, of which is president. Republican. German Lutheran. Member Detroit Board of Commerce, Detroit Credit Men's Association, Detroit Automobile Dealers' Association. Clubs: Detroit Yacht, Essex Golf, Wolverine Automobile, Detroit Athletic, Harmonie Society. Recreations: golf and automobiling. Office: 288 Jefferson Ave. Residence: Palms Apts.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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