Cornering the wheat market in fiction and reality

Reconsideration:  The Pit by Frank Norris “Norris, who easily grasped the drama of the sales on the floor of the pit, . , .had difficulty comprehending how a man could sell a thousand bushels of wheat when he did not own them,” Franklin Walker writes in the only full-length biography of Frank Norris. The reason … Continue reading Cornering the wheat market in fiction and reality