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An article from the Fayetteville Observer announcing the closure of Alma Farris' Farris Department Store upon her retirement at the age of 90. The second part of the article is not included. This clipping includes a photograph of Alma in her store…
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A photograph labeled "grandfather in his store." Presumably it depicts Sam Parker in his department store, likely called either the Parker Department Store or the Farris-Parker Department Store at this time. He stands in front of a board labeled…
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An article published in The Bladen Journal announcing the retirement of Alma Parker Farris and the closing of the Farris Department Store. The article contains a photograph of Alma and a description of her impact on Elizabethtown.
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Vol. # no. # of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: a continuation of Khalil El-Aswad's article on Shiraz, Persia (modern-day Iran); articles on cotton production around the world and the prospects for growing cotton in Syria; a piece by Dr. E.…
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Vol. 4 no. 10 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: a continuation of Khalil El-Aswad's article on Shiraz, Persia (modern-day Iran); an analysis of the linen trade; an article on America's spending on advertising; and reviews of economic conditions…
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Vol. 4 no. 9 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: the second installment of Dr. Philip Hitti's article on economic conditions in Syria; a piece by Kalil El-Aswad on Shiraz, Persia (modern-day Iran); a report on improved economic conditions around…
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Vol. 4 no. 8 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: a review of economic conditions in Syria by Dr. Philip Hitti; an article titled "Commerce as a Science and an Art" by Dr. E. Mussallem; a profile of the convention of the American Bankers…
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Vol. 4 no. 7 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: an article on "The New American Tariff;" an overview of Mexican-American trade; an article by E. Mussallem titled "Trade and Wealth;" and a piece by Major Kalil El-Aswad about politics and trade in…
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Vol. 4 no. 6 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: articles on the impact of World War I on Europe, with two specific pieces on Germany and France; and an article by Major Kalid El-Aswad about "Bossura" (perhaps Basra in modern-day Iraq) as an…
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Vol. 4 no. 5 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains an article titled "World's Consumption Capacity Measured by American Standards;" a survey of Egypt and Egyptian cotton; and reviews of present trade and economic conditions in the United States and…
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Vol. 4 no. 4 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: a comparison of the world's trade before and after World War I; an analysis of trade between the United States and Egypt; a survey of the rising cost of living in Russia; and an article on…
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Vol. 4 no. 3 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: an analysis of the reasons for the Genoa Economic and Financial Conference of 1922, during which 32 countries met to discuss the economic reconstruction of Europe; an article on American trade…
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Vol. 4 no. 2 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains assessments on the impact of World War I on global economics, including an article on the topic by banker and journalist Frank A. Vanderlip; a consideration of economics in Central America; and a…
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Vol. 4 no. 1 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: predictions of business prospects in 1922; articles about gold and paper currency; a profile of Henry Ford; an article about the Arabic Linotype; and an overview of economic conditions in the United…
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Vol. 3 no. 11 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: an analysis titled "Egypt's Unfavorable Trade Balance;" "Mr. Vanderlip's plan for a Bank of the United States of Europe;" a piece advising businessmen on how to prepare for the future; a profile of…
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Vol. 3 no. 10 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: Secretary Herbert Hoover's assessment of Europe's economic conditions; an article on the inflation and value of the German mark; a look at France's "vitality;" Judge Albert Gary's "views on…
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Vol. 3 no. 8 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: a report on economic conditions of the Near East; an article titled "Effect of the German Indemnity on World Conditions;" a look into the economic situation of Russia; a report on American trade…
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Vol. 3 no. 8 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains:: an article speculating whether or not the growth of the cotton market will last; a case study on the American crop corn; an article on how to define industrial democracy; overview and news on…
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Vol. 3 no. 7 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains a look at Secretary Herbert Hoover's efforts to adjust world trade; a profile of Henry Ford's reactions to the industrial crisis; a profile of Japanese industrial development; a review and news of…
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Vol. 3 no. 6 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: an overview of the problems associated with gold; a report on commercial opportunities in Morocco; a continuation of the autobiography of Andrew Carnegie; an analysis of the causes of Russia's food…
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