Charles Merrill

Charles Merrill

An American stockbroker. In 1915, he co-founded the company that created Merrill Lynch and was able to avoid much of the Great Crash of 1929 by diversifying his investments. Merrill was noted for investing in retail chains, notably Safeway and the company that became K-Mart. He lived from 1885 to 1956.
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The fraud case was launched five years ago with a grand jury indictment against the Winemillers, Charles Merrill and Erwin Rabhan of Swainsboro, Ga.
Citi Private Bank is also set to bring Charles Merrill on board as its regional executive for New York - a role similar to one he filled at US Trust.
Charles Merrill established a firm in 1914 with Edmund Lynch that was a private partnership until 1971.
Dr Charles Merrill, medical director for Pembrokeshire & Derwen NHS Trust, said, These developments will mean better treatment, as each patient will go directly to the most appropriate care provider for their needs.
Others attending the event were Charles Merrill, Stephen Owen and Frank Wilson.
The Latin is always awkward, but the Castilian is very fluent and even elegant in places," said foreign-language historian Charles Merrill of Mount St.
Knowledgeably co-written by the late United Methodist Minister Charles Merrill Smith (1919-1985) and is long time friend and award winning author of several young adult novels, James W.
Charles Merrill believes Columbus was Spanish, and this documentary sees him go head-to-head with his flamboyant fellow-boffin Felipe Fernandez-Armesto.
five, 8pm THE accepted version of his background is that he was born in Genoa (now Italy) and was the son of a weaver, but Professor Charles Merrill believes Columbus was probably of Spanish descent.
Serving as best man was the groom's father, Charles Merrill Gross.
The son of the Charles Merrill who made one fortune by founding a brokerage house and another hefty one backing chain stores like Safeway, James Merrill violated one of the ironclad commandments for American artists: Thou shalt not be rich.
According to Charles Merrill, a lawyer and the webmaster of pkilaw.