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Textile magnate Roger Milliken dies

...COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina textile magnate Roger Milliken, who at one time was ranked among the nation's...than any other has, and perhaps any other will."Roger Milliken was born in New York City in 1915 and graduated from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-30/textile-magnate-roger-millik
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Cut from the right cloth

...fabric of this country more than Roger Milliken.One of the country's last...textile and chemical manufacturer, Roger Milliken fought tirelessly to preserve...meet exude such a love of life.Roger Milliken, who died last week at age 95...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2011-01-06/cut-right-cloth
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Textile magnate was force for state GOP

COLUMBIA --- South Carolina textile magnate Roger Milliken, who at one time was ranked among the nation's...been so impactful over so many decades," she said.Roger Milliken was born in New York City in 1915 and graduated from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-12-30/textile-magnate-was-force-sta
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Pocket change

...textiles and petroleum products TOP COMPETITORS: DuPont, Shaw Industries, Burlington Industries CHIEF EXECUTIVE: Roger Milliken, president and CEO LOCAL OPERATIONS: Three woven-fabric manufacturing plants in Thomson, Ga., and McCormick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/09/bus_415023.shtml
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Hundreds attend service to honor textile magnate

...SPARTANBURG, S.C. --- South Carolina textile magnate Roger Milliken was remembered Monday as a builder, an innovator...the death was felt around the world, "so great was Roger Milliken's influence."Milliken took over his family's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-03/hundreds-attend-service-honor
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Chinese imports will cut U.S. jobs, close plants, industry leaders say

...loudest yelp of pain over Chinese imports is coming from the American textile industry. Led by fabric kings such as Roger Milliken of South Carolina, heavyweights of this crucial Southern economic mainstay and their political seconds are in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/10/bus_383682.shtml
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CEO speaks out in Augusta

...so was Great Britain. Each fell from the No. 1 slot when they allowed their manufacturing sectors to erode, said Roger Milliken, the chairman and CEO of Milliken & Co. "We are about to go down that slippery slope," he said. The textile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/25/bus_354414.shtml
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China items to get tariff

...trade practices. So says a coalition of manufacturing industry leaders associated with South Carolina textile magnate Roger Milliken. The group was in Augusta on Friday to speak out against what it calls flawed U.S. foreign trade policies and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/09/bus_449746.shtml
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Sanford's war chest packed full

...Sanford's campaign since the end of May from big-dollar donors, including $3,500 each from textile magnate Roger Milliken, Philip Morris USA and Friends of John McCain and $2,000 from former New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller Jr. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/11/met_88473.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...Milliken firm will get nonfamily president COLUMBIA - Roger Milliken will step down as chief executive of the Spartanburg...and led it until shortly before his death in 1920. Roger Milliken took over after his father, Gerrish Milliken, died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/18/met_33750.shtml
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