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Ward, Montgomery

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Definition of Ward, Montgomery in English:

( 1843–1913), US businessman; full name Aaron Montgomery Ward. In 1872, he founded a dry-goods business, which became Montgomery Ward & Co., the first mail-order firm in the US.

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