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  •  Radium Dial Co. (5+ / 0-)

    was in either La Salle or Peru briefly, I believe, early in their existence.  I'll have to dig back through some of the sources I used for this -- it's in there somewhere.  They were also in Streator for a year or so before settling in Ottawa.

    I think it was impossible for someone to grow up in central Illinois in those days without having a Westclox Big Ben alarm clock at some point.

    People with advantages are loath to believe that they just happen to be people with advantages. --C. Wright Mills

    by dsteffen on Sun Mar 01, 2009 at 03:09:07 PM PST

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