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Thomas Edison

An American businessman and inventor. He is especially known for inventing the light bulb, but he also created the phonograph, which laid the foundation for much of modern telecommunications. He founded General Electric. Edison lived from 1847 to 1931.
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CONTACT: Tom Edison, +1-989-742-7632, or Kate Goodall, +1-989-742-4732, both for Grist Mill Committee of the Northern Innovative Communities Group
Hank DeVries and Tom Edison were instrumental in planning for the Roadshow.
Citizens generally get along and muddle through, although the village's self-appointed philosopher and moral pundit, Tom Edison Jr.