Read the fascinating story of a boy who lived through very hard times during the Depression and became an entrepreneur and world traveler. A B Hudson spent his early life on a farm, the family barely getting by. His early years provided a wealth of rich memories that are told with humor. Fate and hard work brought the family to Kansas City where they established a successful oil business. Hudson Oil became the largest independent oil company of its time. Today Bob continues to live life to the fullest - with world travels and investments in wind farms and methane gas recovery.