Business: Corporations

Last week the following newsworthy corporations made the following news:

Chocolate Earnings. He abhors signing his name, writes no personal checks, no letters. He never gives an interview. lives in two rooms over a country club. At 19 he cooked caramels in an alley, peddled them around in Philadelphia, was ruined when a street car smashed his wagon. At 46 he built a $1,000,000 chocolate factory in a Pennsylvania cornfield. As there was no town for miles around, he built one. Today every child knows the name of ruddy, thickset Milton Snavely Hershey of...

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