Business: Pat

In The Wall Street Journal, published by Clarence Walker Barron, the following words appeared one morning last week:

"Clarence W. Barron, financier, philanthropist, editor, author, philosopher and publisher of The Wall Street Journal, the Boston News Bureau, the Philadelphia News Bureau and Barron's, the National Financial Weekly, is authority for the foregoing statements and certainly there is no man in the United States today better qualified to talk. ... It also might be stated without fear of contradiction that Mr. Barron is one of the most difficult men in Palm Beach to catch for an interview. . . . However, when he...

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