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Upon graduation from the University of Michigan, Raymond went to work in the family’s business of jewelry manufacturing and wholesale, Goodman & Company. Ray became a traveling salesman in a four-door Buick, advertised at the time in the depths of the Great Depression with a special retail price of $995 (sales tax was unheard of in those days). When Ray crashed his Buick in Gladewater, Texas and wanted to replace it with another
Every Thursday evening when Bob works late at the store, my 94-year-old father-in-law Raymond and I have dinner together. We have had this tradition for many years. Thursdays used to be the day that my in-laws would go out to dinner. When my mother-in-law Marjorie passed away in 1997, Ray would eat out with Irene, Bob’s aunt. But after Irene passed away a few years later, I was the one to continue the