Biography of Richard Jackson, Jr.
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JACKSON, Richard, Jr., sales manager W. B. Jarvis Co.; born, Condon, Eng., Aug. 14, 1873; son of Richard and Amelia (Pyar) Jackson; educated Boys' School, Woolwieh, Eng., High School, Detroit; married, Aug. 2, 1909, Marion Christine Wise, of Detroit. Engaged in china and glassware business for self at Detroit, 1897-99; traveling salesman for Burley & Tyrrell, wholesale china and glassware, Chicago, 1899-1901; manager at Detroit for A. G. Spalding & Bros., sporting goods, Dec. 1, 1901-13; now sales manager, W. B. Jarvis Co., Detroit and Grand Rapids, Mich.; vice president Oriental Mining Co. President Border Baseball League. Member Detroit Board of Commerce. Member Michigan National Guard, 6 years. Episcopalian. Member Palestine Lodge, F. & A. M.; King Cyrus Chapter, R. A. M.; Knight Templar; Shriner. Clubs: Fellowcraft (member board of governors), Bloomfield Hills Country, Detroit Golf, Detroit Athletic, Detroit Y. M. C. A. Recreation: golf. Office: 237 Woodward Ave. Residence: 1885 2nd Ave. Summer Home: Mackinac Island, Mich.

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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