“Silk King” Jim Thompson Remains a Daily Presence in Thailand

“Silk King” Jim Thompson Remains a Daily Presence in Thailand

  CHIANGRAITIMES – Forty-five years after vanishing into a jungle without a trace, “Silk King” Jim Thompson remains a daily presence in Thailand: Shoppers crowd his elegant stores and the American expatriate’s antique-rich residence is one of the capital’s top tourist attractions. Credited with the revival of a now booming silk industry, Thompson attained legendary […]