Biography of Walter Brooks
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BROOKS, Walter, wholesale coal; born, Detroit, Sept. 18, 1870; son of David Wheeloek and Emma (Sheley) Brooks; graduate Harvard University, degree of A.B., 1894, and Olivet College, B.S., 1895; married at Burlington, N. C., Apr. 25, 1905, Florence E. Holt. Was connected with the Michigan Drug Co., 1894-95; began in coal business, March, 1895, and is secretary Jewett, Bigelow & Brooks, producers of coal; J. B. B. Collieries Co., Twin Branch Mining Co., Maher Coal & Coke Co. Republican. Presbyterian. Clubs: Detroit, Detroit Boat, Country, Automobile. Recrea. tious: rowing, automobiling. Office: 1109 Penobscot Bldg. Residence: 255 Burns Ave.

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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