The Washington Post Sunday - - TAKING STOCK -

“In 1927, my par­ents drove east from Salt Lake City with a mar­riage li­cense in one hand and an A&W fran­chise li­cense in the other. They set their sights on Wash­ing­ton, D.C., and opened a nine-stool A&W root beer stand on May 20.”

J. W. “Bill” Mar­riott Jr., chair­man of Mar­riott In­ter­na­tional, rem­i­nisc­ing in a re­cent blog post about the hos­pi­tal­ity gi­ant’s 90th an­niver­sary.

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