Adair Bankruptcy

Were a bed slat yanked from under a napping Southern gentleman, he would be scarcely more annoyed than were Southern businessmen last week when Adair Realty & Trust Co. and Adair & Senter Co. (its construction subsidiary) went into bankruptcy in them—have been the warp of Atlanta's community fabric. George Atlanta.

The Adairs—three generations of Washington Adair was conductor of the first railroad train that entered the city (1845). When Union troops burned the town in the Civil War, he was already doing a real estate business...

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