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Articles from March 24, 1995

Area's Taxable Sales Rise 4.3% in January
Estimated taxable sales for the six-county Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area rose 4.3 percent in January to $657.9 million, according to a report by the University of Oklahoma Center for Economic and Management Research.This compared with...
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AS Simple Proposal for Reducing Securities Fraud Suits
Let's say you run a video game company. You've just been told that promised deliveries of this year's planned blockbuster, "Burn 'Em in Salem," will be delayed at least three months. The trouble is that the pitiful screams of the witches in the test...
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Cease and Desist Order Issued against Insurer
Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Crawford, working in conjunction with Kiowa Tribal Chairman Billy Evans Horse, executed a cease and desist order Thursday against Native Indian Alliance Insurance Co. Native Indian Alliance, located in Anadarko,...
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Civil
(47779)NOTICECase No. CJ-93-8626-63In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.State of Oklahoma, ex rel., Robert H. Macy, District Attorney of the Seventh Prosecutorial District, Plaintiff, vs. Three Hundred Sixty Four Dollars No/100...
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Civil
QUIT CLAIM DEEDSReceived 3/22/95Sales Price Computed From Revenue Stamps.B 6721 P 1365 _ Frances M. Jun to Alvin Ray Jun et al, Sls Pr. $, L10 B14 Sochor Hillcrest Heights 3rd Addn, OKC, etc.B 6721 P 1419 _ Lora E. Barris et ux to Betty Jo Dennis, Sls...
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Companies Benefit from Employee Assistance Programs
In times of drastic budget cuts, corporate programs that help employees deal with personal problems often are among the first to go.With issues such as violence in the workplace so prevalent, however, such programs are needed now more than ever, according...
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Corporation Commission
(47776)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001047Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Blackjack Oil and Gas, Inc. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: The SW/4 NE/4 of Section 18, and the W/2 NE/4 of...
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Corporation Commission
(47743)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000987Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Ouachita Exploration, Inc. Relief Requested: Pooling. Legal Description: Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of the Southwest...
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Corporation Commission
(47742)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000986Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Ouachita Exploration, Inc. Relief Requested: Pooling. Legal Description: Northeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest...
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Corporation Commission
(47740)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001032Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Universal Resources Corporation. Relief Sought: Increased Well Density. Land Covered: Section 7, Township 12 North, Range 11 West,...
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Corporation Commission
(47739)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001031-TBefore the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Kaiser-Francis Oil Company. Relief Sought: Change of Operator. Land Covered: Section 35, Township 9 North, Range 17 West, Washita...
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Corporation Commission
(47737)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001020Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: General, Inc. Relief Sought: Vacation of Order No. 390594. Legal Description: NE/4 of Section 25, Township 26 North, Range 26 West,...
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Corporation Commission
(47738)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000946Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Louis Dreyfus Natural Gas Corp. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 4, Township 18 North, Range 12...
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Corporation Commission
(47741)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000985Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Ouachita Exploration, Inc. Relief Requested: Pooling. Legal Description: Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest...
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Corporation Commission
(47753) 00.9NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001035Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Vastar Resources, Inc. Relief Requested: Well Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 26, Township 5 North, Range 16 East, Pittsburg...
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Corporation Commission
(47775)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001046Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Blackjack Oil and Gas, Inc. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: The NE/4 NE/4 of Section 18, and the E/2 NE/4 of Section 18,...
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Corporation Commission
(47766)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000916Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Mustang Fuel Corporation. Relief Sought: Well Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 31, Township 13 North, Range 11 West,...
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Corporation Commission
(47765)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001049Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Mewbourne Oil Company. Relief Sought: Increased Well Density. Land Covered: Section 7, Township 20 North, Range 21 West, Woodward County,...
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Corporation Commission
(47752)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 001034Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Vastar Resources, Inc. Relief Requested: Increased Well Density. Legal Description: Section 26, Township 5 North, Range 16 East, Pittsburg County,...
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Crhear
Criminal Hearing Docket For 03/29/95 .Hon. David Harbour 09:00CF-92-5604 _ State Vs. Duran Curz Martinez Jr Preliminary Hearing.CF-93-1974 _ State Vs. Johnson Tammy Preliminary Hearing.CF-93-2385 _ State Vs. Lampkin Lashonda Louise Preliminary Hearing...
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Crhear
CF-95-589 _ State Vs. Edwards Victor Tyrone Preliminary Hearing .Hon. Larry A. Jones 09:00CF-93-2784 _ State Vs. Robinson Tony Lynn Pre Ann X 9 To Pay Cost.CF-93-6781 _ State Vs. Anderson Nita Kay Preliminary Hearing.CF-89-4575 _ State Vs. Gaine Jane...
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Democrats Hold Housewarming to Benefit Area Hospitality House
What began as a spoof of the First Family's efforts to spruce up the executive mansion has turned into a serious effort to help an Oklahoma City hospice.Two Democratic state representatives will have a housewarming from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday for...
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Firm Turns on New Fiber Optic Network for OKC
Another link in Oklahoma City's telecommunications infrastructure was turned on officially Thursday when Christopher Hugman flipped a switch to start Brooks Fiber Communications of Oklahoma Inc.The communications company, a subsidiary of Brooks Fiber...
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House Democrats Offer Alternative Tax Cut Proposal
WASHINGTON (AP) _ Democrats will offer an alternative, smaller tax cut when the Republican "Contract With America" tax reductions come to the House floor, Minority Leader Dick Gephardt said Thursday.Gephardt, D-Mo., told reporters the alternative...
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Keating Tabs Coppedge for Education Secretary
Gov. Frank Keating late Thursday afternoon announced his nomination of Dr. Frank L. Coppedge, dean of the College of Education at Oklahoma Christian University of Science and Arts, as secretary of education.Coppedge, 60, will retain his position as...
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Kerr-McGee Venture Makes Indonesia Block Discovery
HOUSTON _ A new field wildcat discovery located on the Jabung Block in Central Sumatra, Indonesia, was announced Thursday by Kerr-McGee Corp., Santa Fe Energy Resources and Anadarko Petroleum Corp.The North Geragai No. 1, the first well drilled on...
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Key Money Goal: Risk Management
In the business of running your individual or family finances in the mid-1990s, overseeing the cash flow and investing for a worthwhile reward fulfills only half of the job description.The other half, as increasing numbers of advisers are coming to...
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Kuwait Oil Strike Leader Calls for Mediator
KUWAIT _ The Kuwait oil strike will only end if a third party intervenes, a union leader said Thursday. About 1,200 workers at the state-run Kuwait Oil Co. walked off the job last Saturday, protesting the promotion and wage scales currently in use....
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LSB Income Surges 105% to $21.2 Million
A 105 percent increase in net income to $21.2 million, or $1.46 per common share fully diluted, was reported Thursday for 1994 by LSB Industries Inc.The diversified Oklahoma City company had reported a profit of $10.3 million, or 71 cents per share...
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Major Weekly Land Sales
These are the major Oklahoma County land transactions filed this week with County Clerk John J. Garvey: Transactions of $600,000 or MoreLynette Hutton, trustee of the D L Trust, purchased property at 1903 Bedford, Nichols Hills, from J.E. and Rose...
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McAlester Firm Goes Coast to Coast
After about three years of steady growth, a McAlester-based manufacturer of automotive engines for the passenger and light truck markets has plans to take its product distribution network to both coasts.Phoenix Industries Inc. will open two product...
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Miscellaneous
(47750)SOLICITATION FOR BIDS(BID NOTICE)Sealed proposals will be received by the Board of Regents, Oklahoma City Community College, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, in Board Room A, 7777 South May Avenue, until 2:00 p.m., Central Daylight...
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Mortgages
B 6721 P 1294 _ Dam Ngo et ux to Temple-Inland Mortgage Corp, $39,600, L13 B3 Cambridge Sec 1 Addn, OKC.B 6721 P 1260 _ A. Jaylene Mattocks to Harry Mortgage Co, $36,750, L1 B2 Forest Creek Addn, MWC.B 6721 P 1378 _ Rosalie Ginger Henley et ux to Ruby...
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Mortgages
Received 3/22/95B 6721 P 1207 _ AGS Partners MLP, LP to Financial Federal Savings Bank, $1,195,000, Lot "B" Midwest Heights Addn, OKC.B 6721 P 2116 _ Robert A. Hefner III to The GHK Company, $400,000, Unit 84 Waterford Condominium Homes.B 6721 P 2223...
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New Cases
CS-95-1922 _ Credit Collections Inc Vs Holman Kenny Et Al, Holman Donna Alleged Breach Agree-contract Robinson, Richard Alvin Atty Assg Hon. Thornton Wright Jr.CS-95-1923 _ Chrysler Credit Corporation Vs Hodges James A Et Al Alleged Breach Agree-contract...
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New Cases
Filings For 03/21/95 CivilCJ-95-1841 _ Patterson Roilyn Individually Vs The Mega Life And Health Insur; Alleged Breach Agreecontract; Bunn Jr., Jimmy Dale Atty;Assg Division D-3 Civil -Bryan Dixon.CJ-95-1842 _ Central Data Systems Inc An Ok Vs Northwest...
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New Cases
CS-95-1871 _ Bank Of Oklahoma N A Vs Weed Aaron C Alleged Breach Agree-contract Winblad, Richard Scott Atty Assg Hon. Thornton Wright Jr..CS-95-1872 _ New York State Higher Educatio Vs Hopper Derryl Alleged Breach Agree-contract Winblad, Richard Scott...
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New Computers Talk Back to Public
NEW YORK _ When Capt. Kirk issued verbal commands to the computer aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in the old "Star Trek" TV series, it seemed impossible that anyone could really get a machine to respond to the human voice.Nearly 30 years later, life...
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New Jobless Claims Rise; Four-Week Average Also Up
WASHINGTON (AP) _ The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits rose by 3,000 last week, marking the first three consecutive weekly increases in nearly a year.The Labor Department said Thursday new applications for unemployment insurance...
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New Locations
NEW LOCATIONSReceived 3-23-95NA _ Information Not AvailableALFALFA COUNTYKaiser-Francis Oil Company, Kerns 2, 6-23N-11W, C NW NW SW, 2310fsl-330fwl, Mississippi 6555, TD 7741, El. 1322, Surf. Csg. Depth: 852 in place, Date Op. to Begin: 3-1-95.CARTER...
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Planning Commission OKs Plat for Stonegate Manor
The Oklahoma City Planning Commission Thursday recommended approval of the preliminary plat of Stonegate Manor, to be located south of SW 149th St. and east of Western Ave.The developer, Stonegate Manor Ltd., proposes 54 single-family lots on 15.7...
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Pleadings & Filings
CS-94-7702 _ J C Penney Co Inc Vs. Henson William Jr Et Al Answer To Garnishment/64.89.CS-94-7713 _ Credit Adjustment Co Inc Vs. Laday Janice M Answer To Garnishment/178.33.CS-94-7769 _ Bank Iv Oklahoma Na Dba United Vs. Brown Joan A Et Al Notice...
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Pleadings & Filings
CS-95-1566 _ Oxford Capital Corporation Vs. Doernte Karl L Entry Of Appear.Atty, brent Capshaw For R: F:.CS-95-1575 _ Oklahoma Tax Commission Vs. Myers Leanna M Answer To Garnishment/163.94.CS-95-1711 _ Zml-wpi Limited Partnership An Vs. Smith Nelson...
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Pleadings & Filings
Filings For 03/22/95CJ-87-10114 _ Walker Vivian Todd Vs. Kellogg Charles R Answer To Garnishment/$11.32.CJ-89-5419 _ Gentry Randall Vs. Hertz-penske Truck Leasing Inc Order Of Bifurcation/dixon R:1658 F:3015.CJ-89-9348 _ Peak Orel Et Al Vs. Oklahoma...
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Pleadings & Filings
CS-94-599 _ Credit Collections Inc Vs. Lemons Annie B Answer To Garnishment/106.49.CS-94-600 _ Credit Collections Inc Vs. Caliman Rita L Affidavit In Support Of Claim For Exemption Of.CS-94-601 _ General Motors Acceptance Corp Vs. Mccloud Larry G ...
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Pleadings & Filings
CS-94-4285 _ Hca Health Services Of Oklahom Vs. Runnels Wendeline Aka Answer To Garnishment/150.00 Per Order.CS-94-4289 _ State Of Okla Department Of Hu Vs. Arnold Cheryl Answer To Garnishment/62.68.CS-94-4305 _ State Of Oklahoma Department Vs. Blackwood...
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Pleadings & Filings
CJ-95-1827 _ Ashley Gibbons Vs. Chandler Thomas W Et Al Affidavit.CJ-95-1836 _ Jhbr-jones-hesterbates-riek I Vs. Hall Michael Aka Hall Mike An Notice Of Hearing Application For Temporary.CJ-95-1845 _ Tyson Mary O Personal Represen Vs. Aylsworth R...
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Pleadings & Filings
CS-92-6137 _ Hca Health Services Of Oklahom Vs. Jones Patricia Ann Answer To Garnishment/74.09.CS-92-6658 _ Stores Protective Service Inc Vs. Cole Doris Answer To Garnishment/see Answer.CS-93-14 _ Christensen Cathy M P C Vs. Burdine Bryant James Answer...
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Pleadings & Filings
CJ-93-4478 _ Stone Loretta Vs. Wal-mart Stores Inc A Delaware Order/appl For Continuance Of Pretrial/mathews.CJ-93-4748 _ Glenn Morgan M Et Al Vs. Belt Elvis Et Al Transcript From Hearing On 02-09-95.CJ-93-4748 _ Glenn Morgan M Et Al Vs. Belt Elvis...
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Pleadings & Filings
CJ-94-7111 _ Communication Federal Credit Vs. Powers Linda A Affidavit In Support Of Claim For Exemption Of Wag.CJ-94-7150 _ Ledford Gregory Scott Vs. Arnold Allen Dismissal W/ prejudice R: F:.CJ-94-7296 _ Bright Willie An Individual Et Vs. Ryder John...
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Pleadings & Filings
CJ-95-586 _ Pnc Bank Na Vs. Browne James B Et Al Brief In Support Of Motion For Summary Judgment.CJ-95-640 _ Corsair Cattle Company Vs. Lung Charles A Et Al Answer By Deft City Of Oklahoma City/atty Kenneth.CJ-95-651 _ Shaw Pervis Caddo Vs. Graham...
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Pleadings & Filings
CJ-94-2637 _ Hearn Forest Et Al Vs. H C A Health Services Order Permitting Withdrawal Of Counsel Of Record.CJ-94-2654 _ Newton Domni B Vs. Lindley Stephen L Order Vacating Default Judgment-the Bond Posted By.CJ-94-2686 _ Atcheley Clayton B Vs. Hewes...
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Probate Proceedings
PROBATE PROCEEDINGSFiled 3-22-95P-89-167 _ Est of Conkle; publ affi.P-89-826 _ Gdn of Seabrook; publ affi.P-91-1223 _ Est of Washington; publ affi.P-91-1576 _ Est of Brewer; publ affi.P-92-794 _ Est of Hicks Jr; publ affi.P-92-1092 _ Est of Oden; publ...
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Quit Claim Deeds
QUIT CLAIM DEEDSReceived 3/22/95Sales Price Computed From Revenue Stamps.B 6721 P 1365 _ Frances M. Jun to Alvin Ray Jun et al, Sls Pr. $, L10 B14 Sochor Hillcrest Heights 3rd Addn, OKC, etc.B 6721 P 1419 _ Lora E. Barris et ux to Betty Jo Dennis, Sls...
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S L Fund May Require Taxpayer Contribution
WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Clinton administration raised the possibility Thursday of asking taxpayers to contribute billions of dollars more to the savings and loan cleanup but held off on endorsing the option.The Treasury Department had been expected...
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Stocks Post Slight Gains
NEW YORK (AP) _ Stocks pulled out modest gains near the close on Thursday, with the Dow Jones industrials and the Nasdaq composite setting new highs, as bonds and the dollar recovered from earlier weakness.The Dow Jones industrial average traded in...
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Study Shows Oklahoma Cut State Workers
Oklahoma is one of only eight states that has reduced its number of state employees during the past four years, according to a study published in the journal State Policy Reports.An article in the January issue shows Oklahoma's state government workforce...
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Telecommunications Overhaul Begins
WASHINGTON (AP) _ After significant concessions to Democrats, a U.S. Senate panel approved a bill Thursday that would free telecommunications companies to provide a much wider variety of services.Consumer groups assailed the package, saying it would...
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Trimmed Regulatory Reform Bill Clears U.S. Senate Committee
WASHINGTON (AP) _ A U.S. Senate committee approved a scaled-back regulatory reform bill Thursday, requiring federal agencies to pay more attention to costs when issuing regulations. The measure is far less restrictive than a bill already approved...
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Warranty Deeds
B 6721 P 2280 _ Morningside Lake Estates LLC to Charles C. Linhardt et al, Sls Pr. $25,000, pt E2 Sec 9 T14N R1W IM. Retn 2712 NW 65th St., OKC 73116.B 6721 P 1727 _ J.B. Newsom to Calvin L. Montgomery, Sls Pr. $23,000, L13 B10 Del Rancho 2nd Section...
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Warranty Deeds
Received 3/22/95Sales price computed from revenue stamps.B 6721 P 2003 _ Terry Hopps III et ux to Thomas M. Bowles, Sls Pr. $365,000, L11-13 B6 Lake View Heights Addn, OKC. Retn .B 6721 P 1252 _ James Karl Mitchell et ux to Ronald L. Booth et ux, Sls...
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Werries Offers Ideas on Marketing State
Dean Werries believes the state of Oklahoma can improve the way it markets itself to out-of-state businesses."When we select an ad agency we go out for bids. Even though the ad agency may be very well qualified, the main reason they got the job is...
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