Raphael Bush was educated in the schools of St. Louis, and is now a 
member of the firm of Bush & Son & Meissner.  November 26, 1874 he 
was united in marriage to Miss Minnie Kaufman.  Five children have
been born to them, viz.: Willie, Frank, Gussie, Rose and Walter. Mr.
Bush and his father are members of the Independent Order of B'nai
Birth, a Jewish organization. In political matters they are Republicans,
but are now inclined toward independence.