Biographical Sketch of Carl A. Radde

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Radde, Carl A.; optometrist; born, Cleveland, Feb. 12, 1876; son of Albert W. and Josephine Hassmer Radde; educated, Cleveland Grammar and High schools, and South Bend College of Optics; married, Cleveland, June 25, 1900, Amy A. Wilson; one daughter, Dorothy A. Radde; established jewelry and optical business in 1899; proprietor C. A. Radde; pres. Cleveland Optometrical Society, during 1912m1913; member K. of P., I. O. 0. F.; known in Cleveland musical circles as choral conductor; since 1900, director of the Bach Society, Cleveland’s oldest choral society; member Cleveland Advertising Club.

RAINS, Fred. H.; florist; born, Cleveland, April 22, 1876; son of John T. and Matilda Letchford Rains; educated, Cleveland public schools; married, Cleveland, Dec. 24, 1892, Miss Minnie Bendi; one child; from 1893 to 1903, with the Ajax Mnfg. Co.; as machinist; entered the florist business in 1903, for himself; always in one location; owner of the business; member Disciple Church, and Florist Club. Recreation: Motoring.

MLA Source Citation:

The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. Web. 31 January 2015. - Last updated on Mar 10th, 2012

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