Robert Johnson: An Entrepreneur in Spirit

—by Joi-Anissa Russell Not wanting to be late, I leave my home at 1:40 p.m. and enjoy a relatively quiet ride over to Mr. Bob Johnson’s home on Barton. I check my I-Pod recorder again and ring the doorbell of his town home. A tall, slender gentlemen opens the door ... Read More

Charles Harrison: A Life’s Design

— Excerpt from his autobiography — The Viewmaster. The portable hair dryer. The riding lawn mower. The see-through measuring cup. The first garbage can that didn’t dent, break or go clang in the night. These and countless other icons of Americana unobtrusively yet radically reshaped the contours of 20th Century ... Read More