Businessman John Mensinger, President of American Lumber Co. in Modesto, California, is the grandson of William R. Mensinger, and has been working at American Lumber Company since 1986.
Businessman John Mensinger, President of American Lumber Co. in Modesto, California, is the grandson of William R. Mensinger, and has been working at American Lumber Company since 1986. Debbie Noda/Modesto Bee/MCT
Businessman John Mensinger, President of American Lumber Co. in Modesto, California, is the grandson of William R. Mensinger, and has been working at American Lumber Company since 1986. Debbie Noda/Modesto Bee/MCT

U.S. buckling down for a long, tough economic slog

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