The Rapid Riser

June 1960
Time;6/6/1960, Vol. 75 Issue 23, p95
The article profiles Meshulam Riklis, the Turkish president of the 120 million U.S. dollar McCrory Corp. Together with his wife and daughter, Riklis came to the U.S. in 1947 and received a degree in mathematics at Ohio State University in 1950. He was once a security analyst in the Minneapolis brokerage firm of Piper, Jaffray & Hopwood and later acquires several chain-stores.


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