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I was founded in 1913 by a banker, a purveyor of wood and coal, a bookkeeper, a lawyer, and a miner. Horse-drawn wagons brought my products to laundromats, breweries, and municipal water companies. At one point, my employees were told NOT to concentrate so much. Today, I make you GLAD. Who am I?

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