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Ray & Joan
1 day ago
End of a post-Ray Kroc era for McDonald's. What shall become of the museum, I wonder? ... See MoreSee Less
McDonald's headquarters move to Chicago leaves a gap in Oak Brook
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6 days ago
Nice write-up in National Catholic Reporter. ... See MoreSee Less
Thanks to Joan Kroc, hamburger billions went to charity - National Catholic Reporter
Book Review: It was hamburger money, McDonald’s quick-service, cholesterol-food money, that helped create the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame...
2 weeks ago
Art Bender was a key figure in the early days with both the brothers McDonald and Ray Kroc. A story from the SLO Tribune: ... See MoreSee Less
The man who sold the first McDonald’s hamburger once lived in Shell Beach
Art Bender, the man who sold the first McDonald’s hamburger, retired to Shell Beach in 1980 after selling his seven franchises.
Ray & Joan on native soil--Chicago! My talk with Amy Carr of the Chicago Tribune at Printers Row Lit Fest. (Thanks, Elizabeth Taylor--and BookTV--for helping me and so many authors get the word out about our work.) www.c-span.org/video/?429143-9/ray-joan ... See MoreSee Less
[Ray & Joan]
Journalist Lisa Napoli talked about her biography of Ray Kroc, founder of the McDonald's franchise, and his wife, Joan. This event is part of the [Chicago Tribune] Printers Row Lit Fest, held…
3 weeks ago
Heading over to the Union League Club of Chicago for a Printers Row Lit Fest kickoff confab. Curious to see who shows up who knew Ray & Joan.... ... See MoreSee Less