Sunday, April 13, 2014

J.C. Penny: OLS Hero

One hundred twelve years ago today, James Cash Penny opened his first J.C. Penny's department store in Kemmerer, Wyoming.   Here's a photo:

Another interesting point about Penny is that he was involved in the founding of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida in 1925.  Pretty amazing guy, of which you can read more by clicking here.