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Who the Heck is Timothy Dexter?

Timothy Dexter was an American eccentric self made businessman. Apart from selling mittens in the tropics, Dexter wrote a book called 'A Pickle for the Knowing Ones or Plain Truth in a Homespun Dress' with a unique spelling.

He referred to himself as Lord Timothy Dexter, First in the East, First in the West, and the Greatest Philosopher in the Western World.

Born January 22, 1747
Died October 23, 1806

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“An ungrateful man is like a hog under a tree eating acorns, but never looking up to see where they come from.”

Timothy Dexter