Saturday, June 5, 2010
Ben May Library, Downtown Mobile, Alabama.
The Ben May Library in downtown Mobile, is named after philanthropist Ben May (1889-1972). He was the Founder and President of The Gulf Lumber Company and served as a Director of The First National Bank of Mobile and of Morrison's Cafeterias. He also funded Alexander Fleming who discovered Penicillin (and won a Nobel Prize) and he founded The Ben May Institute for Cancer Research in Chicago, Illinois. The Ben May Charitable Trust donated $1,000,000 to help in the renovation of the main library and it was named in his honor on March 23rd, 2004. Curious about what the future holds? Click here to find out how you can receive a 10 minute psychic reading from Psychic Source.