\x34Historically Yours\x34 by Liz Davis is a blog about American historical trivia--anything American since 1492.
September 16, 1875
James Cash Penney born in Missouri
James Cash Penney was born on September 16, 1875, in Hamilton, Missouri. The world knew him as J. C. Penney and his first store was in Kemmerer, Wyoming. By the time he was finished, he had revolutionized the world of retailing.