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Articles from May 2, 1995

Athenian Owners Suffer More Than Loss of Business
Journal Record Staff ReporterThe explosion in front of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building April 19 cost Fofo and Fotis Bargeliotes more than a building, two businesses and a truck. The owners of the Athenian restaurant lost nearly 100 customers,...
Bombing Takes Fight out of Oklahoma Legislature
By Ron JenkinsAssociated PressThe bombing at a federal building a mile away has taken the fight out of the Oklahoma Legislature, at least temporarily.As survivors and families of victims try to pick up the pieces of their shattered lives, lawmakers...
Civil
(49295)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONCase No. CJ-95-1849-61In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.Universal Mortgage Corporation of Wisconsin, Plaintiff, v. Tom L. Gabel and Mardell Gabel, Husband and Wife; Jun-Sheng Ma and Wen-Ying Ma,...
Civil
(49297)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONCase No. CJ-95-577In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.Universal Mortgage Corporation of Wisconsin, Plaintiff, v. Frank Johnson, and Spouse, if any; Laquitta Persing a/k/a Laquitta Boydstun a/k/a Laquitta...
Civil
(49296)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONCase No. CJ-95-1987-61In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.Universal Mortgage Corporation of Wisconsin, Plaintiff, v. Robbie J. Lewis, and Spouse, if any; Unknown Successors of Clarence Davis Lewis,...
Civil
(49298)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONCase No. CJ-95-1931-64In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.Boatmen's National Mortgage, Inc. f/k/a National Mortgage Company, Plaintiff, v. Kenneth Ray Warren, and Spouse, if any; Jennie Mae Brown,...
Civil
(49299)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONCase No. CJ-95-1074-61In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.Universal Mortgage Corporation of Wisconsin, Plaintiff, v. Rick Moore, and Spouse, if any; Patricia Moore, and Spouse, if any, Defendant(s).THE...
Computer Simulates Thrills, Excitement
A University of Oklahoma engineer and graduate student are creating a computer simulation for giant water slides, allowing manufacturers to improve both a ride's enjoyment for summertime thrill-seekers and its safety.Manufacturers want to build water...
Corporation Commission
(49278)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001313-TBefore the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: L.E. Jones Production Company. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 22, Township 8 North, Range 18...
Corporation Commission
(49280)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001549Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Prime Operating Co. Relief Sought: Change of Operator. Legal Description: The Northwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of Section...
Corporation Commission
(49272)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001497Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Enron Oil Gas Company. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: Section 27, Township 3 North, Range 27ECM, Beaver County, Oklahoma.STATE...
Corporation Commission
(49273)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001496Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Enron Oil Gas Company. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 13, Township 5 North, Range 25ECM, Beaver County,...
Corporation Commission
(49274)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001505Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Santa Fe Minerals, Inc. Relief Sought: Exception to Rule No. 165:10-13-9 and 165:10-17-11 of the OCC-OGR. Legal Description: Section...
Corporation Commission
(49323)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001553Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Cabot Oil Gas Corporation. Relief Sought: Increased Density. Legal Description: Section 2, Township 22 North, Range 12 West of the...
Corporation Commission
(49325)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause PD No. 950 000263Oklahoma Corporation Commission, Oil Gas Conservation Division, Jim Thorpe Building, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105.In the Matter of the Application of Santa Fe Minerals, Inc. For administrative...
Corporation Commission
(49275)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001506Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Santa Fe Minerals, Inc. Relief Sought: Exception to Rule No. 165:10-13-9 and 165:10-17-11 of the OCC-OGR. Legal Description: Section...
Corporation Commission
(49276)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001526Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Z.G. Exploration, Inc. Relief Sought: Spacing. Legal Description: Sections 7 and 18, Township 18 North, Range 18 West, Dewey County, Oklahoma.STATE...
Corporation Commission
(49277)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001511Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Marshall Oil Corporation. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: Section 23, Township 12 North, Range 18 West, Custer County, Oklahoma.STATE...
Corporation Commission
(49279)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001535Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: R.J. Patrick Operating Company. Relief Requested: Drilling and Spacing Units. Legal Description: The East Half (E/2) Section 12, Township...
Corporation Commission
(49281)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001503Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Vastar Resources, Inc. Relief Requested: Increased Well Density. Legal Description: Section 33, Township 8 North, Range 19 East, Haskell County,...
Corporation Commission
(49282)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001533Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Phillips Petroleum Company. Relief Sought: Well Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 10, Township 3 North, Range 27 East...
Corporation Commission
(49284)SECOND AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000080Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Vastar Resources, Inc. Relief Requested: Well Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 8, Township 3 North, Range 27 ECM, Beaver...
Corporation Commission
(49283)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001532Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Phillips Petroleum Company. Relief Sought: Drilling and Spacing Units. Legal Description: Section 10, Township 3 North, Range 27 East...
Disney Considers Buying Thorn EMI
N.Y. Times News ServiceLOS ANGELES _ The chairmen of the Walt Disney Co. and Thorn EMI PLC of Britain have met and discussed the possibility of Disney acquiring the big music company, but the prospects of a deal are highly uncertain.Both companies...
Douthitt Named Associate District Judge
Jon D. Douthitt of Oklahoma City has been named associate district judge for First Judicial District, Harper County. He succeeds J. Bruce Harvey who resigned. The appointment was announced Monday by Gov. Frank Keating.Douthitt is managing attorney...
GM to Eliminate Some Models, Nurture `Personality'
DETROIT _ Ronald L. Zarrella, the outsider hired by General Motors to impart distinct and vivid personalities to its muddled divisions and models, has emerged from four months of studying the company to announce that he agreed with the basic marketing...
GOP Seeks to Slow Trim on Medicare
WASHINGTON _ Congressional Republicans are trying to apply the brakes to their own budget-balancing drive to trim Medicare. But their first attempt veered onto a political soft shoulder Monday over whether to ask outside experts and Democrats to join...
Hays to Chair Counselor's Academy
Marcia Hays has been named chair of a national committee of the Counselor's Academy of the Public Relations Society of America.Hays is president of Hays Associates Inc., an Oklahoma City public relations, marketing and graphic design firm.Hays is...
Hotel Tax Collections Increase
Receipts for March hotel-motel tax collections increased 0.9 percent to $124,150 from $122,964 the same month of 1994, according to a report issued by the Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau.March collections were up 8.4 percent from $114,464...
Judge Amick, Friday May 5 1995 9:00 Am
Motion Docket For 05/05/95Division D-1 CivilJohn M. Amick 09:00CJ-95-1224 _ Weed Forest A (Willey Jr, benjamin Tucker) Vs. Williams William Paul (Schroeder Donald E) Mot To W/draw As Atty Of Record For Plf.CJ-95-1265 _ Denny Jack (Rowe, Dorothy Parker)...
Judge Jones, Friday May 5 1995 9:00 Am
Motion Docket For 05/05/95Hon. Glenn M. Jones 09:00FD-94-3196 _ Price Rose (Cooper, Henry C.) Vs. Price Lee Earnest Jr (Carter III, Carson L) Motion Reconsider.FD-94-3196 _ Price Rose (Cooper, Henry C.) Vs. Price Lee Earnest Jr (Carter III, Carson...
Judge L. Freeman, Friday May 5 1995 9:00 Am
Motion Docket For 05/05/95Division D-4 CivilLeamon Freeman 09:00CJ-88-12013 _ State Of Oklahoma Ex Rel (Hartman, jeff) Vs. American Standard Life Acciden Motion For Release Of Compliance Bond.CJ-89-10802 _ Blanchey Carl Anthony Et Al (Moore, michael...
Juvenile
(49339)SECONDNOTICE OF HEARINGCase No. PA-94-443-46The State of Oklahoma, County of Oklahoma, ss: In the District Court of the State of Oklahoma, Seventh Judicial District - Oklahoma County.In the Matter of the Adoption of Julie Kay Kissner, a/k/a...
Juvenile
(49340)NOTICE OF HEARINGJF-93-2357In the District Court for Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma, Juvenile Division.In the Matter of: Willie Demaree' Jackson, Rashod Humphrey, Ashley Humphrey, Children Alleged to be: Deprived.THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA TO:...
Law Day Speaker Discuses U.S. Constitution
Democracy takes a long time to be established, according to Judge Monroe McKay of the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver.Even the United States has gone through troubled times."We (United States) were 80 years into our constitutional experience...
Little Impact Foreseen If Microsoft-Intuit Deal Fails
"This is the wrong place for the Justice Department to be going after Microsoft," said David Coursey, editor of PC Letter, an influential computer industry newsletter."It's the wrong case. It would be nice if the Justice Department went after Microsoft...
Merger Completed for Two Hospitals
The merger of St. Anthony Hospital and Bone and Joint Hospital was completed Monday.St. Anthony Hospital is a member of the SSM Health Care System, based in St. Louis. Bone and Joint Hospital is a not-for-profit specialty hospital founded in Oklahoma...
Metroi Area Sees Jobless Rate Dip to 4.2% in March
The unemployment rate for the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area fell to 4.2 percent for March.Unemployment for the six county area was down from 4.6 percent for February and 5.4 percent for March 1994, according to a monthly report from...
Microsoft Legal Counsel Upbeat on Overcominmg Intuit Challenge
Jim EricksonSeattle Post-IntelligencerSEATTLE _ William Neukom, Microsoft's chief legal counsel, was upbeat Thursday about his chances for overcoming the U.S. Justice Department's antitrust objections to Microsoft's proposed $2 billion acquisition...
Miscellaneous
(49285)SOLICITATION FOR BIDSBIDS NOTICEBID NUMBER 4602-01Sealed proposals will be received, opened and read aloud by the University of Central Oklahoma, located at 100 North University Drive, Edmond, Oklahoma, in the Cherokee Room of the University...
Miscellaneous
(49288)SOLICITATION FOR BIDS(BID NOTICE)Sealed bids will be received by the Department of Central Services, Construction and Properties Division, 50 N.E. 23rd Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73105-3002, until 2:00 p.m., on the 1st day of June, 1995, at...
Miscellaneous
(49286)SOLICITATION FOR BIDSBID NOTICEBID NUMBER 4569-01Sealed proposals will be received, opened and read aloud by the University of Central Oklahoma, located at 100 North University Drive, Edmond, Oklahoma, in the Cherokee Room of the University...
Miscellaneous
(49287)NOTICE TO BIDDERSNotice is hereby given that the City of Yukon will receive sealed bids in the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 532 West Main, Yukon, Oklahoma, until 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday the 23rd day of May, 1995, for the construction...
Mobil to Lay off 4,700 Employees
NEW YORK _ Taking industry cost-cutting to a deeper level, the Mobil Corp. said on Monday that it intended to lay off 4,700 workers, or more than 9 percent of its workforce, by the first quarter of 1996.The cuts are the most severe of several recent...
Mortgages
B 6734 P 1184 _ Local Federal Bank to Raymond Edward Jacobs, Sls Pr. $28,000, Unit 19 Normandie Condos. Retn 6000 N. Brookline 73, OKC 73112.</P><P>B 6734 P 290 _ Kenneth N. Vickrey et ux to Carl E. Kaup et ux, Sls Pr. $27,500, L3...
Mortgages
B 6733 P 1889 _ Niles Jackson et ux to Bank IV Oklahoma, $50,000, L15 B119 Sec 27 Quail Creek Addn, OKC.B 6734 P 406 _ Jerry L. Sparks et al to Stillwater National Bank Trust Co, $50,000, L34-36 B35 North Highland Addn, OKC.B 6734 P 1081 _ Brian...
Mortgages
MORTGAGESReceived 4/28/95B 6734 P 928 _ WDN Properties Ltd to The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co, $10,662,000, pt E2 Sec 22 T13N R4W IM, OKC, etc.B 6734 P 393 _ Aberdeen Properties Ltd to Liberty Bank Trust Co of Oklahoma City, $425,000,...
Most Large Metropolitan Dailies Report Declines in Circulation
N.Y. Times News ServiceContinuing a downward circulation spiral for big American newspapers, nine of the 10 largest metropolitan dailies lost weekday circulation in the most recent reporting period, according to data released Monday.Broad erosion...
Northern States, Wisconsin Energy Propose Merger
Two large and strong utilities in the Midwest, Northern States Power Co. and Wisconsin Energy Corp., said Monday that they would merge into a new company, with a combined market value of about $6 billion.Analysts said the deal, which could put pressure...
Oil Firms' Payments of Royalties Remain in Doubt
WASHINGTON _ Nearly four years after federal investigators warned that seven major oil companies were getting out of paying millions of dollars a year owed to the U.S. government, officials can't say when _ or even if _ the firms will be required...
Opala Receives Journal Record Award
Ezzell Wins County Bar's Liberty Bell Award By Jessica DankerJournal Record Staff ReporterOklahoma Supreme Court Justice Marian P. Opala received the 1995 Journal Record Award for distinguished public service in the legal profession Monday at the...
Taxable Sales Rise 8.4% for OKC Area
News EditorEstimated taxable sales rose 8.4 percent in February for the Oklahoma City metropolitan statistical area, according to figures compiled by the University of Oklahoma.Taxable sales for the month totaled $703.3 million, up from $648.68 million...
Utilities Cut Dividends, Anger Investers
Edward and Edith Rudy want their utility to treat them the old-fashioned way.The Rudys own shares in the New York State Electric and Gas Corporation. Last October the company dealt the couple and thousands of other stockholders an unexpected blow:...
Walker Stamp to Stay in Downtown Facility
Walker Stamp Seal Co. recently celebrated its 44th anniversary, and will survive to celebrate its 45th, according to Vice President Kenneth Walker II.The family-owned manufacturer of rubber stamps, corporate, professional and notary seals and office...
Warranty Deeds
B 6734 P 1187 _ Andrew K. Rex et ux to Tammy Jo Snyder, Sls Pr. $56,000, L7 B5 Northridge Addn, OKC. Retn 9004 N. Shannon Ave., OKC 73132.B 6734 P 792 _ Douglas C. Kennedy et ux to Deborah Kahmar Sanchez, Sls Pr. $55,000, L12 B17 P.B. Odom's South...
Warranty Deeds
WARRANTY DEEDSReceived 4/28/95Sales price computed from revenue stamps.B 6734 P 457 _ Apollo Distribution Inc to Daffodil Properties Inc, Sls Pr. $2,450,000, Lot 6"A" 6"B", pt Lot 6"C" Replat Lakeside Business Park Sec 1 Addn. Retn 7 W. 34th, New...