By the time he was 20, in 1906 Morristown area farm boy Art Spitzack was running a thriving construction company employing 22 workers. Art’s business flourished. In 1926, he added a retail lumber business A. Spitzack Lumber. In 1934, he and his sons, Mel & Les moved the company to Owatonna. In 1972, the Spitzacks formed the ALM Builders (aka Associated Lumber). Subsequently, Mel and Les branched out with Fabricated Wood Products. In 1994 they launched Arthur, Inc. Carrie Spitzack is currently overseeing operations at Arthur, Inc.