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Sir Frederick William Bain (1889–1950), chemist and industrialist
1950 Obituary 
"...Frederick Bain was born at Macduff, Banffshire, on March 22nd, 1889, and received the earlier part of his education at Banff Academy, studying subsequently at Aberdeen University. His business career began, at the age of seventeen, with the Aberdeen Commercial Company, Ltd.,..." Read more.