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This career railroad executive served as president of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway from 1957 to 1966; in 1969 one of the Disney Railroad steam locomotives was named in his honor. TLS, 1p, 7¼" X 10½", Chicago, IL, 1965 May 25. Addressed to Kenneth M. Anglemire, president of "Who's Who in America." Near fine. On ATSFR letterhead writes this Chicago business leader who chaired the Illinois Commission of the New York World's Fair, thanking him "for your kind invitation. to join in observance of Illinois Day at the Illinois Land of Lincoln Pavilion. Unfortunately, commitments here in Chicago will prevent my making the trip to New York at that time." Huge, flamboyant signature in black fountain pen ink. Bookseller Inventory # 40488
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