He graduated from Fishburne Military Academy. Later, he was a salesman of leather belts for flour mills.
Lelia Bird Byers
25 AUG 1880
6 SEP 1969
Aged: 89 years
She graduated from Mary Baldwin College, where she majored in music at a time when most women didn't attend college. She developed a home recipe for flour known as "Quick Biscuits." General Mills adapted this to produce "Bisquick?," without paying her for the recipe.