Towner Phelan, the St. Louis Union Trust Company's vice president for advertising in the 1940s, produced a monthly newsletter on the premise that the prosperity of the company's clients depended on the maintenance of the private enterprise system and the rejection of socialism.
Ludwig von Mises: "Despots and democratic majorities are drunk with power. They must reluctantly admit that they are subject to the laws of nature. But they reject the very notion of economic law . . . economic history is a long record of government policies that failed because they were designed with a bold disregard for the laws of economics." - Austrian Economics: An Anthology