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The Story of Isaac Walker

Inventor, Teacher and Businessman. Learn about how a man from Stalybridge survived the cotton famine and moved to America to find his fortune and invent a new machine to spin his cotton. His designs are survived until this day!

This story was sent to us by his Great-Grandson, William A. Walker all the way from Annapolis, Maryland in the US!

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It has a chance to also get published here!

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