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“WIZARD OF OZ”

WILLIAM B. HALDEMAN (1846-1924) aka“HARRISON G. OTIS”
EDITOR OF LOUISVILLE TIMES | EDITOR OF LOS ANGELES TIMES
OWNER OF TIMES MIRROR COMPANY
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
School: Kentucky Military Institute (Louisville)
 


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“SCARECROW”

THOMAS HENRY HINES (1838-1898) aka“FRANK WIGGINS”
CHIEF JUSTICE OF KENTUCKY COURT OF APPEALS | SECRETARY OF L.A. CHAMBER
Home: Bowling Green, Kentucky
School: Masonic University (LaGrange)

 

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“TIN MAN”

JOHN S. MAXWELL (1832-1916) aka “A. WIGGINS FRANCISCO”
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA BLACKSMITH | SILENT PARTNER OF TIMES MIRROR COMPANY
Home: Richmond, Virginia

 

“LION”

JACOB THOMPSON (1810-1885) aka “EDWARD W. JONES”
INSPECTOR GENERAL OF CONFEDERATE ARMY | FOUNDING PRESIDENT OF L.A. CHAMBER
Home: Oxford, Mississippi

 
 


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GEORGE N. SANDERS (1812-1873) aka “ENOCH KNIGHT”
U.S. CONSUL TO LONDON | FOUNDING PRESIDENT OF SUNSET CLUB OF L.A.
Home: Ghent, Kentucky

 

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JOHN B. CASTLEMAN (1841-1918) aka “J.S. VAN DYKE”
LOUISVILLE EQUESTRIAN | WESTERN TRAVEL WRITER
Home: Lexington, Kentucky
School: Transylvania (Lexington)

 

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GEORGE EASTIN(1843-1896) aka “JOHN M. ELLIOTT”
KENTUCKY COURT OF APPEALS JUDGE | PRESIDENT OF FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF L.A.
Home: Lexington, Kentucky
School: Transylvania (Lexington)

 

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WM L. DULANEY (1838-1904) aka “WM D. WOOLWINE”
KENTUCKY CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE | L.A. ATTORNEY
Home: Bowling Green, Kentucky
School: Centre College

 

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BASIL DUKE (1838-1916) aka “CHARLES CASSATT DAVIS”
CHIEF COUNSEL OF LOUISVILLE & NASHVILLE RAILROAD | L.A. ATTORNEY
Home: Lexington, Kentucky
School: Transylvania (Lexington)

 

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ROBERT M. MARTIN (1840-1901) aka “HARRY BROOK”
KENTUCKY ATTORNEY | WRITER FOR L.A. TIMES
Home: Greenville, Kentucky

 

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JOHN W. HEADLEY (1841-1930) aka “WILLIAM A. HARRIS”
KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE | L.A. ATTORNEY
Home: Madisonville, Kentucky

 

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JEFFERSON DAVIS, JR (1857-1879) aka “ROBERT C. GILLIS, JR”
SON OF JEFFERSON DAVIS | CO-FOUNDER OF SANTA MONICA LAND & WATER COMPANY
Birthplace: Washington, DC
School: Virginia Military Institute
 



 

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WILLIAM HOWELL DAVIS (1861-1871) aka “WILLIAM TEMPLEMAN GILLIS”
SON OF JEFFERSON DAVIS | CO-FOUNDER OF SANTA MONICA LAND & WATER COMPANY
Birthplace: Richmond, VA

 

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VARINA ANN “WINNIE” DAVIS (1864-1898) aka “MADALEINE ANN. ‘NELLIE’ DAVIS”
“DAUGHTER OF THE CONFEDERACY” | EARLY L.A. ACTRESS
Birthplace: Richmond, VA

 

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ARABELLA YARRINGTON “BELLE” HUNTINGTON (1851-1924) aka “JESSIE WILLIAMSON CARR”
WIFE OF COLLIS & HENRY HUNTINGTON | SANTA MONICA LAND & WATER COMPANY OWNER
Birthplace: Richmond, VA



 

 
 

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