James Robert Dominick was born at Houston, Miss.,
December 9, 1863, and lived in that State until he grew to young
manhood. He was graduated from the University of Mississippi in
1884, and was employed in a general store until August, 1886, when he
moved to Kansas City. The third day after his arrival he went to
work for the American National Bank, where he rapidly rose to the
positions of assistant cashier and cashier.
In October, 1900,
Mr. Dominick organized the Traders' Bank of Kansas City and became its
president. This institution started with a capital of $50,000,
and has already doubled it. Mr. Dominick was married to Miss
Gertrude Mastin October 28, 1894. He belongs to the Commercial
Club and the Manufacturers' Association.