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General Films' Weikert nears 100; he, firm going strong

By: Jim Johnson

COVINGTON, OHIO — Roy Weikert, the majority owner of General Films Inc. in this rural southwest Ohio town, is about to turn 100. Weikert, who got his start in business during the Great Depression, speaks fondly of the old days but holds out future hope for the industry that became his life's work.

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