Tobacco, Trusts and Trump

Tobacco, Trusts and Trump If you don’t know the Tobacco Wars, you don’t know American history. Imagine a lawless militia of 10,000 masked men roaming the cities and countrysides of the United States. Brandishing firearms, these “Night Riders” set fire to warehouses and barns, destroy millions of dollars of product, and tear businessmen from their…

Stephanie Rumford Interview

Stephanie Rumford Interview Today on The George Espenlaub Show, George Espenlaub will interview Stephanie Rumford. Imagine a lawless militia of 10,000 masked men roaming the cities and countrysides of the United States. Brandishing firearms, these “Night Riders” set fire to warehouses and barns, destroy millions of dollars of product, and tear businessmen from their homes…

Jim Rumford, Author of Tobacco, Trusts, and Trump “How America’s Forgotten War Created Big Government

Jim Rumford, Author of Tobacco, Trusts, and Trump “How America’s Forgotten War Created Big Government” Have you ever wondered what happened to make government so big? Join me as I talk with Jim about the history of big corporations and big government entities that have influenced present day issues. Can we learn from our history before…

About Jim Rumford

Jim Rumford is an award winning author, entrepreneur, amateur historian, and President of Rumford Industrial Group. During the Tobacco Wars, Rumford’s own Great-Grandfather, George Washington Kinney, was attacked by “Night Riders,” who also destroyed the family barns and tobacco crop. Rumford’s other Great-Grandfather, George Washington Jett, was a “Night Rider” which brings a family dynamic…