Cousin Tom was kind to give us a tour of his Cleveland-area plant serving the aerospace industry near when us cousins descended upon Ohio last month. It was truely fascinating experience, in part, because getting an up-close look at industrial America is simply not something I have occasion to check out, given by background. The tour was also uplifting. The enthusiasm with which Tom spoke about the company, its history and values, inspires optimism about the country we live in. America is not just a nation of servce industry workers. America still builds things. And maintains and repairs what has been built. -gw
... in the year which witnessed the dawn of this glorious Revelation, there suddenly appeared evidences of an industrial and economic revolution that the people themselves declare to have been unprecedented in the history of mankind.