Leon A. Gorman, who is stepping down as president and chief executive officer of L.L. Bean, sits outside one of the company’s stores in Freeport, Maine, in May 1999. Gorman, 66, is the grandson of the company’s founder, Leon Leonwood Bean. He will be succeeded by Chris McCormick, the chief operating officer. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

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