[The 90’s raw: Pat Arbor]

Raw footage for the award-winning series The 90’s. Tom Weinberg interviews Pat Arbor, chairman of the Chicago Board of Trade, who talks about his two main pastimes: mountain climbing and soybean trading. “When I was new in the business I had lots of feelings; I also had lots of troubles…The secret to life is discipline.” He recounts the story about how he began mountain climbing — he read that Robert MacNamara had climbed the Matterhorn and decided to do it himself. Continue reading