By: Aleena Sanchez
Harmon Dobson created Whataburger on August 8th, 1950 in Corpus Christi. He expanded the simple menu of just a burger and soft drink into 21 restaurants across the United States by 1955. And in 1962 they added fries and hot pies to there menu. In 1967 Mr. Dobson died in a plane crash. Even so, now Whataburger is growing with over 700 restaurants in most of the southern states and an ever growing menu along with growing popularity.