Graduated from Bolivar High School in 1949. Graduated from MO Univ of Science & Technology in 1953. Officer in USNR 1953-1963. MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson Univ in 1968. Engineer and economist with Shell Oil. Established Patterson Family Scholarships for

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San Antonio, Texas

Reading about the new law regulating marriage in Missouri makes me wonder why. Did we have a sudden wave of children eloping in the night? Bolivar had a wonderful mayor who began married life out of high school. Young people can still drive to Arkansas to enter into matrimony. In Texas where…