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Walter Anderson

(1880 – 1963)

  • Co-founded White Castle restaurants in Wichita with Billy Ingram, oldest hamburger chain
  • Fast food pioneer who made hamburgers popular
  • Developed assembly line kitchen
  • Produced first paper hats and napkins
  • Built a reputation for cleanliness

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