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Re: Melvin A Traylor-for- President, Chicago banker 1932
Posted by: CAL (ID *****6174) Date: September 26, 2006 at 09:50:12
In Reply to: Melvin A Traylor-for- President, Chicago banker 1932 by Sue Ricketson of 895

Melvin Traylor and Samuel Traylor

Melvin was a banker in Chicago. His story about barefoot to riches was similar to the life story of Samuel. They were distant cousins, probably did not know each other until the 1930's.

Samuel wrote his bio = Out of the Southwest, A Texas Boy
Traylor, Sr., Samuel W -- hardcover, auto bio about $6 used. He became a munitions manufacturer for our WWI effort. He had a home in Beverly Hills and in Florida and ... his hotel still can be found on the Internet: Hotel Traylor, Allentown Hotels : Reviews of Hotel Traylor - Yahoo! Travel
Hotel Traylor, Allentown, PA: Find the best deals, reviews, photos, rates, and ... more info on Hotel Traylor, Allentown, PA.

These two famous Traylor boys were the ones billed $5,000 by the scoundrel Anjou for his scam, HISTORY OF THE TRAYLOR FAMILY. He was a bum. That was a lot of money in the 1930's. They had it, but they knew they had been had .... apparently no contract. They paid it. The Traylor line was "researched" - complete with forged references and a bogus connection to a real French family. - all by one Adolph Anjou. More can be found about Anjou at First Families of America website ...


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