Thursday, August 27, 2009

Cancel for August 27: Spencer Kellogg


SPENCER KELLOGG
AUG 27 1899
BUFFALO, N.Y.



Above is a picture of the Spencer Kellogg, linseed oil king from Buffalo, New York. For a time Spencer Kellogg was a Fortune 500 company but it fell off the list after 1961. Linseed oil was used in paints and is product made from flax seed.

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