Thomas, Arthur L. >>
Title Story from Michigan, a : The Life and Times of Clarke E. Davis
Book Condition Very Good+
Publisher San Luis Obispo, Calif: Published by Author; 1970
Seller ID 11542
212 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; White softcover, green lettering, a few endnotes. Errata slip laid in, as issued. Foreword by Benjamin H. Thurman. ; Biography of Clarke Edwin Davis, born 1888, lived and died in Michigan with stints in Utah and in New York, PhD, professor of chemistry, pioneer researcher into properties of food substances, food safety, etc, at National Biscuit Company, improved manufacturing methods of biscuits, crackers, fig newtons, chocolate, etc; as vice president Virginia Dare Extract Company invented new methods of manufacturing flavor extracts, leader in American Chemical Society, president of Flavoring Extract Manufacturers Association, etc. ; Covers lightly sunned. Several leaves creased at upper tip, as issued. Faint crease to spine. Corrections listed on errata slip have been made in pencil in the text. No other defects. Scarce.