Dixon Takes Thayer's Place

The World Evening Edition (New York)

The Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company to-day elected George D. Dixon, formerly freight traffic manager, a vice-president of the company in charge of traffic. Mr. Dixon fills a vacancy caused by the death of John B. Thayer, who lost his life when the steamship Titanic foundered. [PHILADELPHIA, May 8]

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John Borland Thayer


Original article digitized by the New York Public Library
Retrieved from the Library of Congress' Chronicling America web site,


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