Tom Lyle Williams, founder and owner of The Maybelline Company from 1915 - 1967.
Older brother Noel James Williams, also played a role in Maybelline's birth, when he loaned his brother Tom Lyle, $500. to launch Lash-Brow-Ine, in 1915. He was Maybelline's Vice President from 1915 until his death in 1951.
Hollywood and Silent Films were a key ingredient in making Maybelline, a great success in the 20TH Century.