Monday, September 8, 2014

Change of management at John Rogers' sports memorabilia business

Posted By on Mon, Sep 8, 2014 at 2:40 PM

click to enlarge JOHN ROGERS: With prize collectible back when times were good. - ARKANSAS BUSINESS/MARK FRIEDMAN
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  • JOHN ROGERS: With prize collectible back when times were good.
Arkansas Business reports here on the $14 million lawsuit by First Arkansas Bank and Trust of Jacksonville over delinquent loans to John Rogers, who built a big business on photographs and sports memorabilia but now seems to be foundering.

Arkansas Business notes that Rogers hasn't been running the business for more than six months. Jacksonville businessman William "Mac" Hogan is now in charge day to day. AB also notes that Rogers' wife, Angelica, has filed for divorce.

We wrote about the Rogers story in happier days in 2012. That was before an FBI visit to Rogers' home (now for sale).

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