Chief of Supply Procurement for the American Expeditionary Force during World War I.
Sure we paid. We didn't dicker. Why, man alive, we had to win the war. We would have paid horse prices for sheep if sheep could have pulled artillery to the front. Oh, it's all right now to say we bought too much vinegar and too many cold chisels, ...
Charles Gates Dawes
Marietta, Ohio, USA
Evanston, Illinois, USA