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Vivid 'Gussie' Busch Dies at St. Louis Home
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TitleVivid 'Gussie' Busch Dies at St. Louis Home
AbstractFile contains an obituary article about August Anheuser Busch, Jr., or August Busch, Jr. (1899-1989), "the colorful beer baron who turned his family business into the world's largest brewing company," also the president of the Saint Louis Cardinals baseball team, called "Mr. Saint Louis," dying at the age of 90. Description of his taking over of the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company in 1934, starting the tradition of using Clydesdale horses to symbolize Budweiser beer.
DateSeptember/30/1989
SourceKansas City Times
LocationVertical File: Saint Louis, Missouri--History
Page1A: 3, 17A: 1
Local SubjectBusch, August A., Jr.
Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company
Saint Louis, Missouri
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID107971
CONTENTdm number22725
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