1892 – Born on the 10th of November in Alton, lllinois.
1913 – He started his career as a chemical engineer for his father’s Western Cartridge Company.
1944 – He became President of Olin Industries.
1954 – He became Chairman of the Board of the new corporation, named Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation.
1957 – He retired as Chairman of the Board to become Chairman of the Executive Committee.
1963 – He was elected as Honorary Chairman of the Board.
1982 – He died on the 8th of September.