The three sons of Philip Francis:  Louis, Paul & Tom, formed a partnership known as Francis Brothers.  They operated many businesses under different names.  Some of the history of their operations was included in Volume I of "Campbell County, Tennessee, USA", by Miller McDonald, 1993, published by the County Services Syndicate, LaFollette, Tennessee, pp. 192-194.  Also mentioned is John Williams, brother-in-law of Louis, Paul & Tom.  The following are excerpts from the book reproduced here with the permission of the Campbell County Historical Society.
Excerpt from page 192
Excerpt from page 193
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