Person:Elmer Ralphs (1)

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Elmer Ralphs
b.15 December 1886
d.5 August 1930
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Name Elmer Ralphs
Gender Male
Birth[1] 15 December 1886
Burial[1] 1930 Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles County, California
Death[1] 5 August 1930

About Elmer Ralphs

Elmer Ralphs was the nephew of George A. Ralphs, founder of the Ralphs grocery store chain. After George Ralphs died in 1914, management of the chain was passed to his son, Albert, and his two nephews, Elmer and Walter W. Ralphs.
At the time of his death, from blood poisoning at the age of 43, Elmer Ralphs was vice president and treasurer of the Ralphs Grocery Company. Elmer was also an accomplished golfer, winning many tournaments durijng his lifetime.
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