Roland D. "Rod" Clardy

Clardy’s wife Ella worked at a hotel when they lived in Tulsa. One day Sam Walton, in the area to go bird hunting (and dressed for that), came in for breakfast. He recognized Ella, stopping to asked about Clardy and their kids. When co-workers asked Ella about Sam, no one believed anyone dressed like that could be the Walmart owner. [near end of interview]

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