Of Permanent Value: The Story of Warren Buffett, Volume 1

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Contents

Berkshire Hathaway International
1
Fighting AIDS 1551
2
BufFett and Gates Merge to Back Worldwide Charity Efforts
3
Give Him a First Edition of The Wealth of Nations
11
Iscar Metalworking Companies of IsraelBerkshire Goes International
15
Of Permanent Value10000 into More than 450 MillionAFTER TAX
21
Whos Warren Buffett?
39
What Buffett Was Reading on August 30 1930
43
Boys TownGive an Account of Thy Stewardship
461
Media Connections
465
The Washington PostA Perfect Pitch
467
Not God but Richer than Tarzan 1691
484
A dan Slate
493
CocaColas Don KeoughWarren Are You Buying a Share or Two of CocaCola Stock?
495
The CocaCola Company
499
Writing Coke Puts
527

RootsPolitics Commerce and Media
45
Dear Katherine
51
Warren Couldnt Put a Nut on a Bolt But He Could Add 20 TwoDigit Numbers in His Head Don Danly
53
What Buffett Was Thinking on December 25 1950
65
YouthA Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
67
A Water Boy for the Redskins
107
A Caddie for Tiger WoodsCrouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
109
Buffett s Stock Portfolio for 1950 and 1951 and His Tax Return When He Was 13
111
Chess with FiveYearOld Jonathan Brandt
117
I Make No Further Provision for My Son Warren
119
Buffett Partnership
121
Harry Bottle
141
Buffetts Early InvestorsThat Was on Page 221 Paragraph 3
153
Doris BuffettThe Sunshine Lady on the Move 1553
154
Cornering the Market on 1954 Blue Eagle FourCent Airmail Stamps
163
A Reminiscence
167
Watergate EraLetter from Big Warren to Big Walter
171
WalterPlease Put Me in the Partnership Retroactively to 1955Warren
173
Lunch with the Stamp and Coin Guys
175
From Margin Clerk to MillionaireThe Difference in Bill Scargles Life 1071
178
A 620100 Lunch with Buffett
181
Ebullient Personality
183
AllAmerican Alabama Football Player Kermit Kendrick Tackles Buffett
185
Time WarnerIf He Had Become a Major Shareholder We Probably Would
212
An Agnostic Joins a Jewish Country Club
219
Also Going International
221
A No Longer Secret Email
231
World HeadquartersWe Dont Have a Strategy
233
The 17 People at Headquarters
253
The Great Financial Scandal of 2003An Account by Charles Munger 1369
256
The Flame of Buffetts Genius
257
Mrs Buffetts Legacy
259
for Me 1481
264
A Room of Her Own
271
All My Children My Dad The Security AnalystThey Thought He Checked Alarm Systems
273
Buffett Picks Up a PennyNot the Best Use of His Time 1563
275
Buffetts Chairmanship May Pass to His Son Howard A Double Protection of the Culture
281
Extra Extra Newspapers Still Make Money 1293
282
Warren Buffett Jimmy BuffettWill Sing for Food
287
Headwaters
293
Berkshires Humble Provenance
297
Berkshires Board
313
Arthur Clarkes Commentary 1083
315
Whos Bill Gates?A Photo Shoot in Omaha
317
The Rosetta Stone
321
Berkshire in 1970
323
Berkshire Hathaway Sold
327
How Far Will Berkshire Go?
331
The Bizarro Stock Price
333
American ExpressBuffett Peeks in the Cash Register
341
Grinnell CollegeAn Education in Investing
343
Terror in America
347
The Berkshire Hathaway Insurance GroupFloat Is the Secret Sauce
353
If You Have a New Son or Grandson in 2006 Name Him Tony
381
Yield 1789
382
HR Block 1297
384
GEICO Drives Back into New Jersey
395
A Look at GEICO by a NotYourAverage 21 YearOld
397
Gen Re
401
I Told Them Everything I Know
415
3 4 Billion in Losses from Hurricanes Katrina Rita and Wilma
423
The African Queen
425
Paragraph LXIXIIA4 Clause iii Colors the Word Risk a Murky Shade of Gray
427
Protection against the Big One
429
Taking a Stake in White Mountains Insurance Group
431
Sincerely Warren 1687
435
Applied Underwriters
437
Symetra Financial
439
For Little or No Cash Buying CGNUs Marlborough Underwriting Agency
441
Insuring a 1 Billion LotteryHow Voltaire Played The Lottery
443
A Strategic Relationship with Kemper Insurance Companies
447
GAUMFlying Higher into Aviation Insurance
449
Extra Insurance
451
Berkshire Emerges as a Big Backer of Lloyds of London
453
Medical Protective Corp
457
Protection against a Collapse of World Markets
459
Coke Buys Buffetts View to Expense Options
529
Quick How Could You Turn 2 Million into 2 Trillion? Charles Munget Seeks Educational Reform by Posing a Riddle
531
Midnight at McDonalds
541
Whassup? This Buds for You 1317
542
The Walt Disney Company
545
Diversified RetailingA Small Stream Runs into a Mighty River and Ultimately into an Ocean
553
Blue Chip StampsMaybe We Should Buy into Another Dying Business
557
Wesco13 Employees
563
Ambassador BridgeThe Ultimate in TollBridge Concept
573
Kansas Bankers Surety Co No One Questions Our ClaimsPaying Ability
575
Buying Americana and Free at Last
577
Sees Candies
579
What a Friend We Have in Jesus The Holiest of Buffettisms
593
The Buffalo NewsShuffling Off to Buffalo
595
Nebraska Furniture MartThe Nebraska Furniture Mart Is Never Finished
605
Scott Fetzer Scott Fetzer to Acquire Berkshire Hathaway AltaquipBuilt from Scratch
619
KirbyIt Leaves the Others in the Dust
625
World BookBoning Up on James Madison Ben Franklin and Warren Buffett
627
Fechheimer
635
BorsheimsJewel of the Nile
641
H H Brown ShoeWhen a Single Steer Topples They Know Lowell ShoeIsabela Shoe
657
Dexter ShoeOuchNot a Good Fit
661
Helzberg Diamonds ShopsConfidence Comes in a Burgundy Box
665
R C Willey Home Furnishings
671
Landing FlightSafety
679
Star Furniture Co
685
Scooping Up International Dairy QueenA Choco Cherry Love Blizzard
689
Jet Set Flies Netjets
701
Comic Relief
715
Jordans Furniture CompanyGot Furniture?
717
MidAmerican EnergyGetting Electricity from Berkshire
721
MidAmerican Buys PacifiCorp for 9 4 Billion
733
Gimme Shelter
737
Williams Kern River Gas Transmission Co Carrying 99 Capacity and Running 24 Hours a Day
743
Northern Natural Gas Co
745
An Alaskan Pipeline Dream
749
Energizing Energy Companies
751
Blowing in the WindWorlds Largest Wind Farm
753
Prospecting in Poland
755
CORT Business ServicesSpectrum
759
Ben Bridge JewelerThink Inside the Box
763
Justin IndustriesBricks and Boots
765
Georgia On My Mind
779
More Furniture
787
Benjamin Moore PaintsMore Colors in Home Improvement
789
Johns ManvilleDont Worry Our Check Will Clear
795
MiTek On The Acquisition Path
801
Delco RemyWe Start The World and Keep It Running
805
XTRA
807
Fruit of the LoomWe Cover the Asses of the Masses But Not Always FOL Introduces a Thong Collection
809
One of 190000 Employees
815
LarsonJuhlWeve Been Framed
817
Garan
821
Berkshires Financial BusinessesValue Capital
823
A Loan to Finova
829
CTB InternationalFeeding Systems for Chicks and Pigs
833
The Pampered ChefPots and Pans
839
Berkshires WalMart Connection
845
A Home for Clayton Homes Oakwood Homes and Southern Energy Homes
847
The Book on Clayton
857
McLane Company
861
Seitel
865
Forest RiverLeisure Vehicles
867
Berkshire Buys Business Wire
869
Russell Corp Paying Off 520 Million in Debt
871
Businesses Galore
873
Major Operating Companies
877
WPPSS BondsIf We Wanted Moodys or Standard Poors to Run Our Money Wed Give It to Them
879
Junk Bonds Junk Bonds Will One Day Live Up to Their Name
881
Some Amazing Amazon CollectiblesBonds Books and Babes
885
More than 25 Billion in FixedIncome Securities
889
Buffert Writes from Bond Land
893
A Mountain of CashMore Liquid than Foster Brooks
903
Saving Salomon
905
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